Pharrell Williams, Pusha T and More Stars Send Love to Virginia Beach After Deadly Shooting
By Liz Calvario
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It was a tragic day for Virginia Beach residents after the city was rocked by a deadly shooting on Friday.
According to CBS News, 11 people were killed and six were wounded after a disgruntled employee of the Public Utilities Department opened fire inside a municipal building. The gunman died after a gunfire exchange with police.
Upon hearing news of the tragic incident, Pharrell Williams, Pusha-T and many other celebrities took to social media to send their love to the victims and their family and friends.
"We are praying for our city, the lives that were lost, their families and everyone affected," the "Happy" singer began. "We are resilient. We will not only get through this but we’ll come out of this stronger than before we always do. #VIRGINIABEACH ?."
We are praying for our city, the lives that were lost, their families and everyone affected. We are resilient. We will not only get through this but we’ll come out of this stronger than before we always do.#VIRGINIABEACH 🌍
Jane and I are grieving for the victims in Virginia Beach and their families.
The days of the NRA controlling Congress and writing our gun laws must end. Congress must listen to the American people and pass gun safety legislation. This sickening gun violence must stop. https://t.co/iSAtYWg7HH