Several people shot at newspaper in US
The Baltimore Sun said a reporter told them of the shooting on Thursday afternoon.
Multiple people have been shot at The Capital newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland.
The Baltimore Sun, which owns the Annapolis newspaper, said a reporter told them of the shooting on Thursday afternoon.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said it is responding to reports of the shooting.
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
Marc Limansky, a spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Police Department, said officers are searching the building in Annapolis where the shooting was reported.
He said the situation is “active and ongoing”.
On TV reports, people could be seen leaving the building with their hands up, as police officers urged them to depart through a car park and officers converged on the building.