12 PEOPLE SHOT DEAD AT VIRGINIA BEACH WORKPLACE

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At least 12 people are dead after a disgruntled employee opened fire at a Virginia Beach municipal center. The shooter, a public utilities worker, died after a long, moving gunfight with officers that occurred on Friday afternoon. Four others were in surgery Friday night where three were in critical condition and one in fair condition according to hospital officials.

"This is the most devastating day in the history of Virginia Beach," said Mayor Bobby Dyer. "The people involved are our friends, coworkers, neighbor, colleagues." Pharrell Williams, who grew up in Virginia Beach, tweeted: "We are praying for our city, the lives that were lost, their families and everyone affected. We are resilient. We will not only get through this but we'll come out of this stronger than before we always do."

Prayers and condolences to all of those affected 🙏🏽💪🏽

Hubert Brown Jr