A suspect is holding the manager of a Denver RadioShack hostage after a botched robbery, ABC7 News in Denver is reporting.
The manager, Chris Nimerfroh, is a single father, Fox 31 Denver reported.
The 19-year-old gunman has reportedly been updating his Facebook status.
The suspect is also posting messages to friends asking them to say their last good-byes, a friend of the gunman, Khadijah Samuels, told ABC7 News.
A SWAT team was on the scene, and police believe several people were involved in the shooting.
Four schools in the area are on lockdown because of the shooting, News Channel 4 reported.
Meanwhile, the friends of the suspect are apparently praying outside the RadioShack. KMGH-TV reporter Molly Hendrickson tweeted this picture: