Congressman Steve Scalise shot in Virginia during baseball practice

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A member of the House GOP leadership was shot in the hip and four other people were wounded Wednesday, June 14, 2017, when a gunman apparently armed with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball team practice in northern Virginia, officials said.

See the latest photos from the scene.

This photo from Facebook shows James T. Hodgkinson.
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This photo from Facebook shows James T. Hodgkinson. Authorities identified Hodgkinson,66, of Illinois, as the gunman who opened fire during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The gunman was shot when Capitol police returned fire, and President Donald Trump later said the suspect had died.

On the facebook page of James T. Hodgkinson.
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James T. Hodgkinson is seen in a photo from his Facebook page. Authorities identified Hodgkinson, 66, of Illinois, as the gunman who opened fire during a Republican congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The gunman was shot when Capitol police returned fire, and President Donald Trump later said the suspect had died. 

A broken window on a vehicle is seen
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A vehicle with its driver's side window broken is seen as a police officer stands near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

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A crime scene investigator takes a photograph near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were injured in a shooting during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

ALEXANDRIA, VA - JUNE 14: U.S. Sen. Jeff
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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) speaks to the media near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

ALEXANDRIA, VA - JUNE 14: Michael Brown, Alexandria
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Alexandria Chief of Police Michael Brown speaks to the media near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Mich. talks on the phone
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Rep. Jack Bergman (R-Mich.) talks on his cellphone while walking past a damaged vehicle at the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

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First responders at the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

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First responders at the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027760 A man receives medical attention from first
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A man receives medical attention from first responders at the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Sen. Jeff Flake(C) of Arizona walks along the
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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), in red and white shirt, walks along the road as first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Alexandria police and emergency members gather near the
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Alexandria police and other first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Sen. Jeff Flake(L) of Arizona walks along the
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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), in red and white shirt, talks on his cellphone as first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

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Rep. Jack Bergman (R-Mich.) walks nearby as a man receives medical attention from first responders near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027766 First responders on the scene following a
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Alexandria police and other first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027935 Republican Senator from Arizona Jeff Flake (R)
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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) hugs another member of the GOP congressional baseball team following a shooting during a practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured by a gunman who was apparently armed with a semi-automatic rifle.

epa06027940 Baseball equipment is seen scattered on the
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Baseball equipment was left scattered on the field after a gunman opened fire during a GOP congressional baseball team practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured by the gunman, who was apparently armed with a semi-automatic rifle.

epa06027767 First responders on the scene following a
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Alexandria police and other first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027938 People stand near the scene of a
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People stand near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

ALEXANDRIA, VA - JUNE 14: Investigators gather near
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Alexandria police and other first responders gather near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a GOP congressional baseball practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

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A man is wheeled away on a stretcher as members of the Republican congressional baseball team stand near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027947 People stand near the scene of a
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Members of the Republican congressional baseball team stand near the scene where police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured during a practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

epa06027949 Baseball equipment is seen scattered on the
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Baseball equipment was left scattered on the field after a gunman opened fire during a GOP congressional baseball team practice session in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Police said House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four other people were shot and injured by the gunman, who was apparently armed with a semi-automatic rifle.

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