Virginia beach shooting smong deadliest U.S. workplace shootings
Virginia beach shooting smong deadliest U.S. workplace shootings

According to Reuters, the massacre of 12 people at a Virginia Beach municipal building now stands as the second-deadliest U.S. workplace shooting since 2000.

The shooting was also the deadliest in the nation this year.

The shooter was a veteran employee who had sent in his resignation hours before opening fire.

He was also fatally shot after a standoff with police.

Police are continuing to investigate and say they still don't know the shooter's motive.