Scott Statement on Shooting at Congressional Baseball Game Practice in Alexandria

June 14, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Bobby Scott (VA-03) issued the following statement on the shooting at a congressional baseball practice earlier this morning. Congressman Scott was not at the practice.

“I was shocked and saddened to learn of this morning’s shooting at a Congressional baseball practice.  My thoughts and prayers are with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, my colleagues, their staff, their families, and the United States Capitol Police Officers who responded heroically to stop the shooter. I will continue to monitor developments of this horrific incident closely.”

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