(May 29, 2013) – According to local media reports there was a shooting at Costco in Sterling this afternoon and among the two wounded is a Loudoun County Sheriff’s deputy. We are following this breaking story and will update it as information becomes available.
4:07 p.m.: Loudoun County Sheriff’s released this statement: The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that just occurred at the Costco in Sterling. The area is contained and secure at this time. An investigation is underway.
5:02 p.m.: WTOP is reporting that a woman is dead from today’s incident that started out as a disorderly conduct call. A deputy has been wounded and is being treated.
5:10 p.m.: Leesburg Today story has an assistant manager at Costco calling the woman at the center of the shooting a “customer demonstration services provider”. Article also says wounded deputy was on cell phone while being taken out on stretcher, which would be great news.
5:19 p.m. NBC News4 is reporting that all shots fired were by one deputy and that the deputy wounded was shot in the leg during the altercation.