Dozens of police officers rushed to the King Street in central Charleston, South Carolina, Thursday, following the reports of an active hostage situation. One victim has been reported. Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg has ruled out an act of terrorism, stating that the shooter is a «disgruntled employee» and that the negotiations are «underway». The site is presently on the lockdown, with the... Еще Charleston police instructing residents to avoid the King Street due to the «active shooter». A SWAT team and a bomb disposal unit have arrived to the Virginia's on King restaurant, where the shooter reportedly entered, locked himself in and took patrons hostage.