PINE BELT (WDAM) - Congressman Steven Palazzo and Congressman Gregg Harper are safe after shots were fired at a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, VA.
Police responded to reports of shots fired at or near a field where Republican Capitol Hill lawmakers were having baseball practice, according to reports.
ABC News has reported that at least 50 shots were fired during the incident.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-LA, was among those injured.
Steven Palazzo posted on Facebook around 7:30 a.m. announcing that he was safe, and offered his prayers to his colleagues.
Gregg Harper tweeted that he was safe, and extended his prayers to Scalise. His office also released an official statement to the media.
Rep. Bennie Thompson also tweeted his condolences.
Alexandria police tweeted that there is a suspect in custody in connection to the shooting.
This is a developing story. More details will be provided as information becomes available.