At least 12 people have been killed in a mass shooting in Virginia Beach.
There had been recording of police scanner as officers closed in on suspect.
However, the suspect is said to have purchased the firearms legally.
Accordingto police, the shooting involved one gunman who is dead.
Moreover, the shooting took place in building 2 of Virgina Beach Municipal Centre.
It was learnt that the shooter was a disgruntled employee. He was a long time employee of the city. And a public utility worker.
The gunman shot a police office who survived due to his bullet proof vest. Mean Banton survived the mass shooting at Virginia Beach.
Investigators believed that the piston and riffle found at the scene belong to the shooter.