Police have responded to what’s being described as an active shooter situation at a Walmart in Chesapeake, VA.
Leo Kosinkski with Chesapeake PD says there were multiple fatalities and injuries and police are going through the building. Police believe the shooter is dead, but people need to stay clear, Kosinski said. The call reporting the shooting came in at 10:12 p.m.
WAVY is still working to learn more. There’s no information on the exact number of victims and extent of injuries for those wounded at this time.
There’s still a massive police response outside of the store, with more than 40 emergency vehicles outside, WAVY’s Michelle Wolf reports.
WAVY’s crew is being kept away from getting the store at the moment. Police are urging the public to stay away.
Update on Walmart shooting:
– Night manager “snapped”, shot a lady in her head… killed employees in the break room, and then went to the grocery section and fired 10+ shots.
– Manager then killed himself.
– no official numbers yet.. at least 4 dead. pic.twitter.com/DrM8wF3RF3
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