WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – Two journalists for a local CBS affiliate in Virginia were shot dead Wednesday during a live broadcast, according to television footage and their network.
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Shots are heard in footage taken by the WDBJ cameraman Adam Ward before he dropped to the ground.
Ward and reporter Alison Parker — who was dating another journalist at the station, according to WDBJ manager Jeffrey Marks — were killed.
“We do not know the motive. We do not know who the suspect or who the killer is,” Marks said, adding the shooter was still at large.