For the second time in a week, there has been a shooting at a military base. The first shooting was at Pearl Harbor and today at a Naval Air Station in Flordia.
The Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida, just experienced the latest shooting this morning just before 6:30 am Central Time.
An active shooter opened fire killing three people and injuring several who were taken to Baptist Hospital.
The shooter was also killed after local Escambia County Police Officers responded. Two heroic police officers were shot during their attempt to stop the shooter but are expected to recover.
There is no information on the deceased shooter.
The latest update below:
“Several deceased and several wounded” following a shooting at a naval base in Pensacola, Florida, authorities say.
“It is no longer an active shooter situation.”
UPDATE: 4 dead including this shooter, it happened at a classroom on NAS Pensacola.
Two local officers stopped the situation and were both shot but are expected to be ok. https://t.co/fVZJ8IPzNc
— Madeline Evans ABC30 (@MadelineABC30) December 6, 2019
The Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida just experienced the latest shooting and Rep. Matt Gaetz has an update below:
— Rep. Matt Gaetz (@RepMattGaetz) December 6, 2019
Please pray for the victims at the Pensacola Naval Air Base and their families.
We will be updating as we get more information.