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Reporter among two killed in US shooting

NORFOLK, VIRGINIA (AP) – A Virginia newspaper reporter was one of two people killed during a shooting early on Saturday outside a restaurant, authorities said.

Sierra Jenkins, 25, who covered education for The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, died at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital after the shooting outside Chicho’s Pizza Backstage, according to officials.

Norfolk police detectives were investigating the shooting, which also resulted in injuries to three others. Jenkins was caught in the crossfire as she was leaving the restaurant, manager Rory Schindel told the newspaper.

No arrests had been announced as of Saturday afternoon.

A person walks by Chicho’s Pizza Backstage, in Norfolk, Virginia. PHOTO: AP