Armed man kills 11 people and injures six in Virginia

Armed man kills 11 people and injures six in Virginia

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An armed man opened fire inside a municipal building in the town of Virginia Beach in the US state of Virginia. Eleven people died and at least six were injured.

The report was confirmed to journalists by the local police chief, James Cervera, who said that the suspect was shot and it is not clear whether his death is included in the death toll. The clarification comes hours after the Virginia Beach Police said that the bomber had been detained.

Officials said that six people were hospitalized and that the extent of the injuries was not known.

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