posted on Mar, 15 2012 @ 11:25 AM
No way was it just one gunman:
--Police have one shooter in custody, and as part of routine police procedure they continue to search for a second shooter, the university said in a
--....police arrested a suspected gunman, officials told The Associated Press. Tech confirmed a suspect's arrest.....
----Virginia Tech's Web site earlier said one shooter was in custody and officials searched for a second shooter as "part of routine police
Windermere, Fla.: Planet Blacksburg reports two additional people taken into custody.
--According to a source in University Relations one person has been taken into custody in relation to the shooting that has occurred on campus.
University Relations said there were unconfirmed reports of a second arrest late in the morning.
"I know a few people in VT. One of my friends was shot but he's fine. Here's some info I know from them.
People are reporting seeing two different shooters, but cops are saying there's only one shooter and he's been killed. He did hear one cop
questioning how one person could do this."
Virginia Tech Shooting Update 2 - A gunman reponsible for multiple deaths, is currently dead and a second was thought to be be on the loose at
Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. .... another individual was seen being arrested.
Shortly after 11 a.m., university officials told The Times-Dispatch that one person was in custody and another was being sought. At 11:19, one man was
seen in custody and in handcuffs in the back of a police car outside Burruss Hall. Authorities then moved hurriedly from Burruss to tennis courts near
Cassell Coliseum. At the late-afternoon news conference, police said no one was still in custody.They said people had been detained for questioning in
the moments immediately following the shootings in an attempt to determine what was happening.
At an evening news conference, Virginia Tech Police Chief Wendell Flinchum refused to dismiss the possibility that a co-conspirator or second shooter
A government official with knowledge of the shooting said the gunman had been arrested.
Officials said the gunman acted alone. But at one point three people were seen being escorted away from Norris Hall, the teaching building where most
of the shootings took place, in handcuffs. That raised at least the possibility of a wider criminal conspiracy.
blueiyed(student Laura Anne Spaventa) (11:02:05 AM): unconfirmed report from campous spokesperson: 2 people have been apprehended, 2 people killed...