Active shooter reported at U.S. Army's Fort Lee in Virginia

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 25, 2014 17:11




 WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - An active shooter has been reported at Fort Lee, Virginia, and the U.S. Army installation has been locked down, the base said on its Facebook page on Monday.

The incident was reported at the base's Combined Arms Support Command Headquarters, Building 5020, the statement said.


"All personnel should enact active shooter protocols immediately," it said.


A spokesman for the base, about 100 miles (160 km) south of Washington, had no further details. (Reporting by Ian Simpson; Editing by Jim Loney and Mohammad Zargham)

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