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10 killed in mass shooting at US Walmart Store, gunman dead

At least 10 people were killed after a gunman opened fire in a Walmart department store in Chesapeake, Virginia.

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10 killed in mass shooting at US Walmart Store, gunman dead
At least 10 people have been killed in the mass shooting incident. (File photo)

By India Today Web Desk: At least 10 people were killed after a gunman opened fire in a Walmart department store at Sam's Circle in Chesapeake, Virginia. The police said that the shooter was also dead.

"Chesapeake Police confirm an active shooter incident with fatalities at the Walmart on Sam's Circle. The shooter is deceased," the City of Chesapeake said in a tweet.

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More than 40 emergency vehicles were rushed to the Walmart outlet on Battlefield Boulevard after a 911 call was made, as per the reports.

Virginia state Senator Louise Lucas said on Twitter, "I am absolutely heartbroken that America’s latest mass shooting took place in a Walmart in my district in Chesapeake, Virginia tonight. I will not rest until we find the solutions to end this gun violence epidemic in our country that has taken so many lives."