New York, June 29: At least five people were killed while several others got injured after a shooting occurred at the Capital Gazette in Anne Arundel County, a paper that is owned by The Baltimore Sun, according to reports from Gazette staff. Officials said an active shooter was reported at about 2:35 p.m. at 888 Bestgate Rd.
Anne Arundel County Police confirmed there was an "active shooter" at 888 Bestgate Road, where the newspaper's offices are located.
Police say there are injuries, but have not yet confirmed anything beyond that. Authorities are still evacuating the building and making sure the scene is safe.
The New York Police Department counter-terrorism department says it is closely monitoring reports of the incident.