Congressman among "multiple" victims in Alexandria shooting

Alexandria, VA. (WLTX)- Multiple people were injured in a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday morning, CBS affiliate WUSA reports.

CBS News has learned the shooting happened in the dugout at a field used for congressional baseball practice. 

A  congressional source says the injured include 2 Capitol Hill police officers, the gunman, and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana.

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says President Trump and Vice President Pence "are aware of the developing situation in Virginia."

CBS News This Morning is reporting Scalise is in stable condition. 



The suspect is believed to be in custody.

This is a developing story and News 19 will continue to have updates on air and online. 

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