Reports: Multiple people shot at newsroom in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, MD (WJCL/AP) — A shooting has been reported at the building that houses The Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland, Thursday afternoon.

The incident was reported at 888 Bestgate Road.

According to the Associated Press, multiple people were shot. The Baltimore Sun, which owns the Annapolis newspaper, says a reporter told them of the shooting Thursday afternoon.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it is responding to reports of the shooting.

Other details were not immediately available.

Authorities are asking people in the area to shelter in place as a precaution. Police are going floor by floor to ensure the building is secure.
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