The Edmond Sun

September 16, 2013

Washington Navy Yard shooting: Injuries, multiple weapons reported

McClatchy-Tribune News Service


Several people reportedly were wounded Monday morning in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.

A release from the U.S. Navy reported an active gunman inside the Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters building. A tweet from the official Navy account about half an hour later said a “still active shooter” was at large.

The local ABC affiliate reported on Twitter that a military police officer had been shot in the legs and the shooter had multiple guns.

According to CNN, several people had been injured and one suspect has been reported dead.