GOP baseball shooting live updates: Rep. Steve Scalise in 'stable condition' after being shot in the hip
15 June, 2017, 02:21
In a statement Wednesday, Williamssaid that at about 7 a.m. this morning, a gunman arrived at the practice and opened fire. Conaway, Williams and Brady are safe, according to their offices.
"I got shot this morning at the baseball fields but I am in the hospital and okay". Barton later said Williams hurt his ankle and is now using a walking boot.
"We saw two people risk their lives to save the lives of others", Williams said, "we saw courage in the face of death, and we saw examples why all Americans should be grateful every day for law enforcement officers around this country".
Ahead of the annual charity Congressional baseball game, the Republican team was holding their final early-morning practice, when a gunman opened fire after asking their political affiliation. Williams has been the coach of the baseball team since he joined Congress in 2013.
"Congressman Williams was not shot, however a member of his staff was shot and is receiving medical attention", his office said in a statement shortly after the shooting.
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U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was practicing with the House members, described hearing "dozens and dozens and dozens of shots fired".
In a tweet, Tim Walz said "My prayers go out to the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting. He held me. I held him".
One congressman has been reported hit so far, Steve Scalise, from Louisiana, and several other people are believed to have been hit, according to witnesses.
"There will be those who will talk about what's wrong with America, but in this case, Officers [Crystal] Griner and [David] Bailey, we saw what's right with America", Williams said at a press conference on Wednesday afternoon, calling the Capitol Police officers "heroes". "Some of us were on the ground", Barton said.
"The Alexandria Police along with the Capital Police secured a cease-fire, capturing the suspect", Barton said.
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