Washington Navy Yard Shooting: Celebrities React on Twitter to Horror

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By Daniel Gates

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Gunmen killed at least 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, murdering office workers at a military installation near Capitol Hill and the White House. One of the assailants, Aaron Alexis, was shot dead by law enforcement personnel; it’s believed that at least one more suspect is still at large. No clear motive for the shooting rampage has been established.

President Obama and many celebrities responded on Twitter to the horrific event. See what some of them had to say below.

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