U.S. women's soccer team safe after hotel shooting
The statement reads:
"The entire U.S. delegation is fine and no players or staff witnessed the incident. U.S. Soccer has taken the proper precautions to ensure the safety of the team for the duration of the competition."
U.S. women's goalie Hope Solo tweets of the incident, "Saved by our instant yoga session. Was about to walk to starbucks when all hell broke loose in the lobby of our hotel! Life is precious..."
Midfielder Carli Lloyd adds, "All is well here!"
One person was killed in the shooting. The name has not bee released yet. Vancouver police spokesman Constable Lindsey Houghton told reports Wednesday, "This is an unacceptable and brazen shooting that put innocent people at risk."