On Monday, at least one gunman opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard. According to a Defense Department official, there were multiple reported fatalities and as many as 10 individuals wounded.
The Associated Press reports:
Officials say at least one shooter has died at the Washington Navy Yard, where several people were killed and as many as 10 were wounded.
A federal law enforcement official and a Defense Department official said Monday morning that a shooter had died. Both spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the ongoing investigation.
Two other officials have said they are looking into the possibility of a second shooter at the Navy Yard.
As news of the shooting developed, politicians offered words of support for the victims. Below, some of their reactions:
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