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DEVELOPING: People are being warned to avoid the area of an active shooting in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, according to Pittsburgh Public Safety. ATF is currently responding to the scene.
MORE: ATF agents responding to active shooter in Pittsburgh.
NEW: Pres. Trump responds to shooting incident in Pittsburgh: "Law enforcement on the scene. People in Squirrel Hill area should remain sheltered. Looks like multiple fatalities. Beware of active shooter. God Bless All!"
BREAKING: Police responding to active shooter at Pittsburgh synagogue; there are multiple casualties, per local officials.
NEW: NYPD is deploying extra teams to synagogues and Jewish locations throughout New York City amid shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue.
NEW: PA Gov. Tom Wolf: "We are still learning details about the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh but it is a serious situation...Please stay away from the area and keep the congregants and law enforcement in your prayers."
NEW: Vice Pres. Mike Pence: "Praying for the fallen, the injured, all the families impacted, and our courageous first responders. God bless them all."
NEW: Sen. Pat Toomey: "The horrific events that transpired at Tree of Life Synagogue are heartbreaking. I'm monitoring the situation. My prayers are w/ the victims, their families, & friends."
NEW: “We have reached out to Jewish community leaders and have directed officers to pay special attention to synagogues until further notice," Washington, D.C. police say.
NEW: NYPD "deploying heavy weapons teams, including the officers from the Critical Response Command and the Strategic Response Team, to houses of worship across the City...Currently, there is no nexus to New York."
NEW: First lady Melania Trump on Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: "My heart breaks over the news out of #Pittsburgh. The violence needs to stop. May God bless, guide & unite the United States of America."
JUST IN: PA Gov. Tom Wolf in statement on shooting: "These senseless acts of violence are not who we are as Americans. My thoughts right now are focused on the victims, their families and making sure law enforcement has every resource they need."
MORE: Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt: "We are devastated. Jews targeted on Shabbat morning at synagogue, a holy place of worship, is unconscionable."
NEW: Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto: "Area is NOT secure. All residents required to stay inside their homes until further notice."
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