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Alleged WDBJ Gunman Has Reportedly Shot Himself (UPDATED)

UPDATE — 2:28 p.m. ET: Authorities confirmed the the suspect was pronounced dead the hospital after shooting himself.

UPDATE — 12:45 p.m. ET: Virgina State Police posted the following report on Facebook:

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UPDATE — 12:06 p.m. ET: CNN and WDBJ are now reporting that Flanagan did shoot himself but has not died. He is currently in critical condition.

Multiple news outlets are reporting that Vester Flanagan, known on-air as Bryce Williams, has shot and killed himself.

Flanagan is believed to have taken his own life shortly after posting graphic videos to social media that showed him shooting and killing WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward live on air.

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