Three officers wounded by gunfire outside Va. station
The Associated Press
CHANTILLY, Virginia- A gunman opened fire outside a suburban Washington police station wounding three officers before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said.
Fairfax County police officer Rich Henry said the gunman opened fire in a back parking lot. It was unclear whether he had an accomplice, so authorities blocked roads throughout the area and locked down nearby buildings, including a high school.
Police department spokesman Lt. Mike Fish said the mid-afternoon shootings occurred at the Sully District Station. Two officers were taken to a hospital, but authorities would not release their names or details of their injuries.
The gunman's name was not disclosed.
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