Authorities are on the scene of a situation involving an active shooter in Annapolis, Maryland.
According to on-scene reports from staff at the Capital Gazette newspaper, a gunman entered their newsroom and started shooting, killing several people. Officials have reported that five people lost their lives.
The shooter is in custody. ATF and FBI officials, Anne Arundel County and Prince George's County authorities have responded.
Live coverage here from the scene of the Capital Gazette shooting in Annapolis, MD https://t.co/KIJmzJ6x38— ABC 7 News - WJLA (@ABC7News) June 28, 2018
A single shooter shot multiple people at my office, some of whom are dead.— Phil Davis (@PhilDavis_CG) June 28, 2018
Our Brad Bell reporting from his sources that the gunmen went into building with a shotgun and targeted newsroom employees at the Capital Gazette. Massive police response and now bomb squad is there to assist in clearing the building. https://t.co/X3u2cNBehg— Jonathan Elias (@EliasABC7) June 28, 2018