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LIVE on @NBCNewsNOW: Police hold news conference on mass shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach.


BREAKING: At least 11 killed and others injured in mass shooting at Virginia Beach municipal center, official says.  http://nbcnews.to/2Z0zjhK 

Police: 11 victims killed in Virginia Beach mass shooting; the suspected shooter, who is also dead, was a current employee; 1 officer was shot but saved by protective vest.  https://nbcnews.to/2Z0zjhK 

Gov. Northam: "This is a tragic day for Virginia Beach and our entire Commonwealth. My heart breaks for the victims of this devastating shooting, their families, and all who loved them. I am on my way to Virginia Beach now and will be there within the hour."

Police: The gunman, a longtime employee of public utilities, entered the bldg. and immediately began firing at victims on multiple floors; officers entered, secured as many victims as they could and engaged the suspect, returning fire; the suspect is dead.  http://nbcnews.to/2Z0zjhK 

Programming Alert:

@NBCNews will air a Special Report at 7:30 p.m. ET with the latest on the Virginia Beach mass shooting that has left at least 11 dead.

Watch live on NBC TV, @NBCNewsNow,  http://NBCNews.com , or here on @NBCNews Periscope.

Special Report: Officials give update on a mass shooting in Virginia Beach, Virginia, that has left at least 11 people dead

LIVE: Officials give update following mass shooting in Virginia Beach that killed at least 11 people.  https://nbcnews.to/30XtSBR   https://www.periscope.tv/w/1OyJApbjZXWGb 

UPDATE: 12 people were killed in mass shooting in Virginia Beach, Chief Cervera says.  http://nbcnews.to/30XtSBR 

"We must take care of these families," Gov. Ralph Northam says during briefing on Virginia Beach mass shooting. "These horrific tragedies test our souls. Grief doesn't pass quickly...and these families will need support."  https://nbcnews.to/30XtSBR 

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