Republican House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been shot at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park shortly after 7AM. The Congressman was gunned down during a mass shooting at the baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia. GOP House members were there practicing baseball.
Multiple reports are stating that Congressman Scalise was shot with a rifle and that at least 20 rounds were fired. Two members of the Congressman’s detail were wounded as well.
Alabama Congressman Mo Brooks told CNN up to five people were shot.