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BREAKING: Possible shooting at YouTube headquarters in California

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -- San Bruno Police are reporting police activity at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif.

Police are urging anyone in the area to stay away.

Vadim Lavruski, who works at YouTube in the product department, says he "heard shots and saw people running while at my desk."

He was barricaded inside a room with co-workers but later tweeted that he was able to evacuate.

City Manager Connie Jackson says there have been multiple 911 calls reporting a shooting and that police and fire officials have responded.

Twitter user @erinjeanc says she witnessed SWAT arriving on scene as well as a negotiator walking in.

Todd Sherman, product manager at Google, tweeted what happened in real-time saying as he headed towards the exits he "saw blood drips on the floor and stairs." Sherman also says he witnessed "police cruisers pull up, hopped out with rifles ready."


(CBS SF) — Police have confirmed an active shooter at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno Tuesday afternoon. The shooting appears to have happened in an outdoor cafe on the grounds of the facility.

Police were seen laying down evidence markers near the seating area of the cafe. People near the area reported hearing shots fired, police activity and lockdown procedures.

KPIX 5 reporter Andria Borba said at least two Homeland Security units were responding. Police radio transmissions describe casualties being taken to local hospitals.

San Francisco General Hospital spokesman Brent Andrew said the hospital received patients from the incident but could not confirm a number.

Vadim Lavrusik, who was working at that facility, wrote on Twitter shortly before 1 p.m. that he heard shots and saw people running while at his desk before barricading himself inside a room with other coworkers

This is a developing story.


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