Gov. Northam orders state, U.S. flags to be half staff honoring shooting victims

(Associated Press)

RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) -- Governor Ralph Northam has ordered U.S. and Virginia State flags to be lowered to half staff Tuesday.

The order is in honor of the victims killed in a shooting at the Captial Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland.

The flags will be lowered at all local, state and federal buildings until sunset.

President Trump ordered flags be half staff Tuesday morning.

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