Multiple Fatalities After Shooting At Newspaper Office In US
It’s being reported that a number of people have died after a shooting at a newspaper officer in Maryland over in the United States.
Police are responding to reports of an active shooter at The Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, with several people dead and many more injured.
#update confirming active shooter at 888 Bestgate Road in Annapolis. Building evacuated. Officers continuing to search building. Relocation point is inside Lord and Taylor in the mall.— Anne Arundel Police (@AACOPD) June 28, 2018
The streets surrounding the building have been locked down. Anyone nearby has been told to take shelter as a precaution.
Absolutely devastated to learn of this tragedy in Annapolis. I am in contact with County Executive Steve Schuh, and @MDSP is on the scene assisting @AACOPD. Please, heed all warnings and stay away from the area. Praying for those at the scene and for our community. https://t.co/bI6PdUjHfh— Governor Larry Hogan (@GovLarryHogan) June 28, 2018
This situation is developing. More to come.