U.S. military base in Hawaii on lockdown after reports of shooting

Reuters 1 week ago

(Reuters) - The U.S. Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii was on lockdown on Wednesday after reports of a shooting, base officials said on Twitter.

“JBPHH security forces have responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard,” the base said in a posting on the social network.

“The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m.,” it added. “Due to the ongoing security incident, access/gates to #JBPHH are closed.”

No further details were immediately available.

Officials would provide an update “when we have further information,” the posting added.

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is a combined U.S. Air Force and Navy Installation located 8 miles (13 km) from Honolulu.

Source link
Read also:
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 1 week ago
There are reports of an active shooter at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Hawaii, according to local news and confirmed by a US Navy spokesperson. According to Hawaii News Now, the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is currently on lockdown, and first...
New York Post › 6 days ago
A military base in Florida is on lockdown Friday morning amid reports of an active shooter, according to a new report. The situation was reported sometime around 7 a.m. at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Jason Bortz, a spokesman for the base, told...
New York Post › 1 day ago
An armed suspect was located Wednesday at the Corpus Christi Naval Station in Texas, causing a lockdown on the base, officials said. Military base officials said the lockdown around 7 a.m. was prompted by an unauthorized person near a building on the...
Evening Standard › 1 week ago
Three people have reportedly been injured as a gunman opened fire at a US military base in Hawaii.
Express › Incident › 1 week ago
PEARL HARBOR naval base is reportedly on lockdown as three people were shot by a gunman, according to local reports
Washington Post › 1 week ago
Joint base security responded to the reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, the base said. All access points and gates were closed indefinitely.
UPI › 1 week ago
Security forces at a military base in Hawaii responded to a shooting Wednesday at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, authorities said.
Telegraph › 1 week ago
Two people have been killed after a gunman opened fire before taking his own life at a Pearl Harbor military base in Hawaii.
CBC › 1 week ago
A gunman opened fire at the a naval shipyard at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on Wednesday, base officials said, with local media reporting that two of the three wounded were in critical condition and the suspect "secured."
BBC News › 1 week ago
Officials say a US sailor opened fire at the historic Pearl Harbor military base in Hawaii.
Sign In

Sign in to follow sources and tags you love, and get personalized stories.

Continue with Google