11 Killed in Shooting at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, Officials Say
At least 11 people were killed and six others injured in a shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach on Friday afternoon, the police said . Chief James Cervera said the gunman, who was a current city employee, was dead but it was not clear how he died. require(["inlineoutstreamAd", "c.
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Twelve people are dead, including the suspected gunman, after a shooting occurred at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center on Friday afternoon, according to police.
Six additional victims were taken to the hospital with injuries, Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera told reporters during a press conference Friday evening. An emergency services spokesperson would not comment on the condition of the injured victims.
12 killed after gunman opens fire 'indiscriminately' in Virginia Beach: Police
The shooting happened on Friday at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center.
The day after the shooting , Virginia Beach police held a news conference which included a detailed presentation on the names, photos, and job titles of the twelve victims who were killed, including the towns in which they "At least 12 dead , including suspect , in Virginia Beach shooting ". NBC News.
in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 12 people and sending terrified co-workers scrambling for cover before police shot and killed him, authorities said. Four other people were wounded in the shooting , including a police officer whose bulletproof vest saved his life, said Virginia Beach Police Chief
One of the injured victims is a Virginia Beach Police officer who was saved by his bulletproof vest, Cervera said.
The suspect, who was a current employee at the Municipal Center, walked into the building at around 4 p.m. and began to "indiscriminately fire upon all the victims," Cervera said.
Responding officers then entered the building and secured as many victims as they could, Cervera said. The suspect engaged the officers, who returned fire, striking and killing him, Cervera said.
The shooting occurred on multiple floors, Cervera said. The suspect has not yet been identified.
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The gunman was killed during a long-running gunfight.
Police initially said the gunman shot and killed 11 people, including one who was found inside a vehicle outside the municipal building. Cervera later said one more died on the way to the hospital. The shooting sent shock waves through Virginia Beach , the state's largest city and a popular vacation
Twelve people are dead , including the suspected gunman, after a shooting occurred at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center on Friday afternoon, according to police . Six additional victims were taken to the hospital with injuries, Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera told reporters during a press
Six victims were transported to Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital and at least one was admitted to its Level I Trauma Center, according to Dale Gauding, senior communications advisor for brand engagement at Sentara Healthcare.
Officials are in the process of identifying the victims, Cervara said.
Virginia Beach Mayor Bobby Dyer said Friday was "the most devastating day in the history of Virginia Beach."
Authorities are asking people to avoid the Municipal Center area. The scene is now secure but it is still active, Cervera said.
The FBI, the Department of Homeland Security and Virginia State Police are assisting in the investigation.
Cervera described the shooting as a "devastating incident" that "will change a lot of lives."
ABC News' Alexander Mallin contributed to this report.
Stake Hill shooting leaves one man dead and another charged by WA Police with murder.
An alleged gunman has been charged with murder after another man was shot dead at a property in Mandurah, south of Perth. WA Police said a 61-year-old man died after he was shot about 5:00pm yesterday at the semi-rural property in the suburb of Stake Hill. Six police cars and officers from the Tactical Response Group (TRG) were sent to the scene when the alarm was raised. The man's body was found after TRG officers entered the house just after 8:00pm. © ABC News A man has been charged with murder after the shooting in Stake Hill.