UPDATE: 4/3 4:57pm CT – According to a Twitter post by journalist Piers Morgan, Police have confirmed that 4 people were shot and the female shooter is now dead at Youtube Headquarters. The shooter has died from self-inflicted gunshot wounds.
BREAKING: Police confirm 4 people shot at YouTube HQ in San Bruno, California.
Female shooter now dead.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) April 3, 2018
There is an active shooting taking place at YouTube Headquarters in San Bruno, California on Tuesday (April 3). The shooting occurred shortly before 1 p.m PT.
According to the Los Angeles Times, several YouTube employees posted tweets Tuesday afternoon. The were evacuated and seen fleeing from the building.
At least two people were reportedly struck by gunfire, according to a law enforcement source who was not authorized to speak publicly about the incident. The shooter was described as a woman. MSNBC is reporting that the woman is deceased at the scene.
Stanford hospital confirmed to MSNBC that 4-5 people are being treated, but not confirming how many people were brought to the hospital.
As the event is currently taking place, there are not many details at the moment. We will update as we get more information.
The live feed is streaming on Twitter now.
— Twitter News (@TwitterNews) April 3, 2018
We are responding to an active shooter. Please stay away from Cherry Ave & Bay Hill Drive.
— San Bruno Police (@SanBrunoPolice) April 3, 2018
YouTube employees tweeted that they had evacuated the building in San Bruno.
Active shooter at YouTube HQ. Heard shots and saw people running while at my desk. Now barricaded inside a room with coworkers.
— Vadim Lavrusik (@Lavrusik) April 3, 2018
I got evacuated outside with my hands up. I’m with other people. I don’t think the shooter’s been found that I know of. I saw blood drops on the stairs I walk up everusay. I’m shaking. This is surreal. I hope my colleagues are okay.
— Lil | Milktea (@_lilchen) April 3, 2018