A shooting at a Walmart store in Chesapeake, Virginia, on Tuesday night has resulted in “multiple fatalities,” police said. The suspect is believed to be dead.
The shooting was reported at 10:12 p.m. local time at a Walmart Supercenter, Chesapeake police spokesperson Leo Kosinski told reporters from outside the scene.
“Over the course of the next 30, 45 minutes, we were able to find multiple fatalities and multiple injured parties,” Kosinski said.
The exact number of deceased and wounded victims was not confirmed.
The suspected shooter, who is believed to have acted alone, is deceased, Kosinski disclosed.
“We believe it was a single shooter, and we believe that shooter is deceased at this time,” Kosinski said.
The circumstances of the shooting were unclear.
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