‘Shooting on Live TV News’ Shooting on Live TV News Bridgewater Plaza TV WBJ7 Moneta, Va Shooter Shoots at Reporters Video Bridgewater Plaza Moneta, Va Allison Parker and photographer Adam Ward have been killed in the shooting at Bridgewater Plaza Shooter Shoots at Reporters Video Reporters scared by Shooting Guns on live news report from TV WBJ7 Moneta, Va Shooting on LIVE TV Reporters scared by Shooting Guns on live news report from TV WBJ7 Moneta, Va Reporters scared by Shooting Guns on live news report from TV WBJ7 Moneta, Va Sounds of apparent shooting heard on live news report from TV station WDBJ on Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, Va MONETA (WSLS 10) – Police are searching for a person who they say shot at multiple people Wednesday morning, killing WDBJ7’s Alison Parker and Adam Ward at the Bridgewater Plaza near Smith Mountain Lake.
According to Franklin County Sheriff Department’s Spokesperson Phillip Young, the shooting occurred at the Bedford County-Franklin County line in Moneta at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, August 26.
WDBJ7 says the shooting occurred during their live shot and are asking for your prayers.
Members with Bedford, Franklin County and Virginia State Police are on scene. Sgt. Ryan Young with the Virginia Dept. of Game and Inland Fisheries confirmed half a dozen of their department are on scene searching the shoreline and surrounding area.
Police say they continue to look for the shooter at this time and are hoping to get a description out to the public shortly. This incident remains under investigation.
At this time Bedford County Public Schools are on perimeter lock-down until further notice, according to the superintendent. For those students on their way to school, officials say they will be secured upon arrival. A reporter and photographer from a tópico news station WDBJ in Roanoke have been killed by a shooter that appeared during a live news interview Wednesday morning, according to WDBJ Chief Meteorologist Brent Watts.
The shooting occurred at Smith Mountain Lake in Moneta, Virginia.