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Friday, 29 June 2018 - 9:47
Maryland shooting: Five killed in attack on US newspaper
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A gunman has opened fire at a local newspaper office in Maryland, killing five people and wounding three.

Staff at the Capital Gazette building in Annapolis said he shot through a glass door into the newsroom.

Anne Arundel Sheriff Ron Bateman told the media, that an unidentified suspect is in custody and a possible motive was unclear.

The suspect, a white male in his 20s, surrendered to officers without a struggle.

President Trump, and the first lady was briefed on the shooting, and the President said that his thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families, and thanked all the First Responders who are currently on the scene.

Meanwhile, County Executive of Anne Arundel County, Maryland, Steven Schuh said that the damage could have been worse, if it was not own to the immediate response of the Police department.








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