Hostage Situation in Discovery Channel Building

(NECN: Silver Spring, Maryland) - A person described by police as an Asian male has taken at least one person hostage at the headquarters of Discovery Communications.

Many officials are on the scene in Silver Spring, Maryland.

There are unconfirmed reports at this time that one shot was fired.

The suspect may have some potential devices with him or near him that he brought into the building -- these are unconfirmed reports at this time, but they are potentially bomb-like devices.

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