By Biodun Ayeni
A psycho – murderer,Vester Flanagan shot a reporter and a cameraman dead on live television in Moneta, Virginia on Wednesday, report says.
The victims, Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, were killed by Vester Flanagan in the field during a live news segment on Wednesday morning, while working for WDBJ-TV, a CBS affiliate serving the Roanoke-Lynchburg television market.
The shooting took place at Bridgewater Plaza, a recreational facility with shops, restaurants, a mini golf course and boat rentals.
An anchor at the station, Chris Hurst took to Twitter to revealed his shock about the news, and also revealed that he and Parker were making plans to get married.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliff, says he doesn’t believe the suspect is a terrorist. Rather, he says the individual was probably a disgruntled employee. Policemen are currently in pursuit of the suspect on Highway 64, and have described him as “distraught.”
Law enforcement agents apprehended the suspect, Vester Flanagan, on Interstate 66 and Flanagan shot himself, officials told CNN. It is not clear whether he was killed or injured