Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Shooting at Capital Gazette In Annapolis Leaves at Least Five Dead, Numerous People Injured

Annapolis law enforcement confirms at least five people dead and several others wounded at the Capital Gazette offices, the latest in a series of of workplace and school shootings in this country over the past few years.  Police have one person in custody. Reporter Phil Davis, who works at the paper, tweeted from his account, @PhilDavis_CG, giving a raw account of the events, including this heart-wrenching communication, "There is nothing more terrifying than hearing multiple people get shot while you're under your desk and then hear the gunman reload[.]"

More coverage from local stations WBALTV and ABC13EyewitnessNews.

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