Gunman kills 5 at Capital Gazette newspaper office, suspected explosive device recovered

Gunman kills 5 at Capital Gazette newspaper office, suspected explosive device recovered

"Praying for those at the scene and for our community", he wrote.

There were roughly 170 people in the building at the time of the shooting, and majority were escorted out safely, police said.

CNN reports that it is still an active crime scene and one suspect is in custody.

"At this point, we're still talking to the individual, we're engaging with the individual", Frashure told reporters at a news conference.

The Capital Gazette's staff includes three people on the executive staff as well as seven editors, according to CapitalGazette.com. Rather, he described journalists who spread his comment about vigilante squads as "vermin".

Capital Gazette publishes a stable of newspapers in and around Annapolis, home of the U.S. Naval Academy.

A leading government official for the Maryland county where the deadly shooting occurred says investigators still don't have any information about a possible motive.

A screenshot of the breaking news story on a shooting today at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland.

Officer Andrew Lava, an NYPD spokesman, said: "We're deploying units from our Critical Response Command to news outlets throughout New York City".

Police presence was seen outside The New York Times, ABC News and Fox News early Thursday evening.

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At least five people are dead and more "severely injured" after a shooting at the office of the Capital Gazette, a local newspaper group in Annapolis, Maryland.

Anne Arundel County Acting Police Chief William Krampf confirmed five deaths and said several others were gravely hurt.

Gov. Larry Hogan said he's been briefed by authorities. Special Agents and Task Force Officers are reportedly assisting the Anne Arundel Police with their investigation.

Susan O'Brien shared the information with The Associated Press in an email Thursday afternoon.

Two or three other wounded people "with less severe injuries" are being treated at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Schuh said.

Authorities also did a sweep of The Sun's newsroom as a precautionary measure, that newspaper reported. Authorities said they do not believe any other explosives were at the site.

"I'm going to need more than a couple days of news coverage and some thoughts and prayers, because it's our whole lives have been shattered", she said.

Lt. Frashure said on WJLA that officers are "doing everything to get people out safe".

A reporter at The Capital Gazette tweeted that a single gunman fired into the newsroom and shot multiple employees. Davis said via Twitter the gunman shot through the glass door to the office and opened fire on multiple employees.

Multiple people have been shot at a newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland.

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