YouTubers React to Shooting at YouTube Headquarters in San Bruno, California
UPDATE: The shooter has been identified as Nasim Aghdam, a 39-year-old woman who was reportedly angry at YouTube for censoring her videos on the platform. She allegedly committed suicide before being apprehended.
Less than two months after the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, multiple reports confirm that there’s another shooting — this time, across the nation at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California.
As of press time, not much information has been made public. Reports are circulating that there’s an active shooter — most described as a white woman wearing a headscarf — on location, but has yet to be apprehended. According to Google, the company’s “coordinating with authorities and will provide official information here from Google and YouTube as it becomes available.”
Since the news was publicized, multiple YouTube stars have expressed their sadness and disbelief, sending prayers to all who work there:
More details to come…