RICHMOND, Va. – UPDATE - 11:27 a.m. Dec. 4, 2020
After completing their search of a parking deck near the state capitol, authorities have issued an all-clear.
Virginia Capitol Police searched the deck, at the intersection of 7th and Marshall streets due to a report of shots fired shortly before 10 a.m.
Although Capitol Police and Richmond police continue to investigate, the request to avoid the area has been lifted.
CAPITOL SQUARE UPDATE: @VaCapitolPolice have completed a search of the state parking deck at Seventh and Marshall Streets, where there was a report of shots fired shortly before 10 a.m. @VaCapitolPolice and @RichmondPolice continue to investigate. Resume normal activity.— Va Capitol Police (@VaCapitolPolice) December 4, 2020
ORIGINAL STORY - 10:18 a.m. Dec. 4, 2020
Officers are investigating a report of shots fired near the Virginia State Capitol, according to capitol police.
Authorities say the shots fired were reported just before 10 a.m. in the state parking deck at 7th and Marshall streets.
CAPITOL SQUARE ALERT: Report of shots fired shortly before 10 a.m. in the state parking deck at Seventh and Marshall streets. @VaCapitolPolice are on scene. Avoid the area until further notice.— Va Capitol Police (@VaCapitolPolice) December 4, 2020
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