Active shooter at Walter Reed Military Medical Center

World 11/27/2018, 8:46 PM
Active shooter at Walter Reed Military Medical Center

An active shooter was reported at the Walter Reed Medical Center, which is a military facility, located in the vicinity of Washington D.C., media reported on Tuesday. The medical center situated in Bethesda, Maryland is currently on lockdown as the incident is ongoing.

Maryland Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger confirmed over Twitter that he was at the facility. "I am currently at Walter Reed Medical in Bethesda where we've been told there is an active shooter. I am currently safe in a conference room w/ approx 40 others," the government official confirmed in a social media post.

There is currently no information on injuries or deaths. The reason behind the shooting is also unknown at the moment.

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