Multiple injuries and one death have been reported after an active shooting at YouTube's headquarters in San Bruno, Calif. this afternoon.
Police Chief Ed Barberini made a statement moments ago that confirmed four gunshot wound victims, three of which have transported to local hospitals for treatment, and the other—the suspected shooter—a deceased woman with a possible self-inflicted gunshot.
Answering questions from reporters, Barbierini said a "few hundred" of the facility's employees have been evacuated. He admitted that the investigation is "still active."
JUST IN: San Bruno Police Chief Ed Barberini briefs on the shooting at Youtube headquarters.— MSNBC (@MSNBC) April 3, 2018
• Officers arrived at 12:48 pm PT
• 4 victims located, transported with gunshot wounds
• One victim had wound that "may have been self inflicted" pic.twitter.com/hSXB0hCdvO
According to CBS San Francisco, the shooting appeared to have happened at the facility's outdoor cafe.
Employees from within YouTube sent out tweets about the incident around 1 p.m. PT.
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
The president has been briefed and White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said they are "monitoring the ongoing situation."
Police activity at 901 Cherry Ave, please stay out of the area. pic.twitter.com/H6iAj0g7ra— San Bruno Police (@SanBrunoPolice) 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
San Bruno Police Chief Barberini will be making a statement at 2:30pm. Media staging area is at the corner of Traeger Ave. at Bayhill Dr. in San Bruno.— San Bruno Police (@SanBrunoPolice) April 3, 2018