At least ten people were killed in a shooting at a Walmart superstore in Virginia, USA. Reuters reports that the gunman himself died in the incident in the Sesapeake area around 10:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday.

Virginia Police spokesman Leo Kosinski told reporters in an immediate briefing that police went to the scene as soon as they received a report at around 10 p.m. The gunman opened fire at random. Later he committed suicide by shooting himself.

Senator Lewis Lucas of Virginia said in a tweet that such an attack by a gunman is shocking. I cannot rest without solving such violence across the country.’

(23 November/DM)