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Active shooter on Bridgewater College campus, authorities called to scene

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(BRIDGEWATER, Va.) — Deputies from the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office are responding to reports of an active shooter at Bridgewater College in Bridgewater, Virginia, a law enforcement official told ABC News.

The shooter is in custody, according to a tweet from Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin.

“I have been briefed on the situation at Bridgewater College. The shooter is in custody and state and local police are on the scene. I will continue to monitor the situation in conjunction with law enforcement,” Youngkin said.

The Harrisonburg Police Department has also responded to the scene. The FBI is also sending agents to the scene, according to a spokesperson.

The is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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