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All-clear issued after a report of shots fired near the Virginia State Capitol

Both Virginia Capitol Police and Richmond police are still investigating

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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.


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.

Stay with 10 News as this breaking news story develops.


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