BREAKING: We're live at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center, where there are reports of at least two people injured following an active shooter at the courthouse. Police say the SUSPECT IS IN CUSTODY. Details developing: https://www.13newsnow.com/article/news/local/mycity/virginia-beach/shooting-reported-at-virginia-beach-courthouse-suspect-in-custody/291-664ac52c-20e5-44eb-b3ab-43509ba6f338
Posted by 13News Now – WVEC on Friday, May 31, 2019
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At 6:45 p.m. press conference, Virginia Beach police chief reports 11 people were murdered and 6 wounded. A police officer was hit in the vest in shootout with the gunman. The gunman was killed. The gunman was a long-time city employee.
4:51 p.m. Virginia Beach police say they believe there’s only one shooter, and that person has been taken into custody. They say multiple people have been injured.
The latest as of 4:42 P.M. — City Manager Dave Hansen confirmed there is an active shooter situation at the Municipal Center. He says the suspect hasn’t been apprehended, and he’s seen people coming out of the city’s public utilities department in need of medical treatment.
As WAVY’s Tamara Scott was reporting live, an injured person was being carrying in the back of a car surrounding by police, heading toward an ambulance. Moments later, two other victims were being carried in the back of a pickup truck.