Reports of active shooter cause Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio to go on lockdown

Peninsula Premier Admin

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has been placed on lockdown Thursday evening.The base’s command center operator confirmed that the base was placed on lockdown at around 9:20 p.m.According to the 88th Air Base Wing, authorities responded to a report of an active shooter in the National Air and Space Intelligence Center in Area A at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.Officials said security forces are currently sweeping the building while the base is on lockdown. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is located just east of Dayton, Ohio.Cincinnati sister station WLWT has a reporter heading to the scene and will provide updates when more information is available.

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has been placed on lockdown Thursday evening.

Advertisement

The base’s command center operator confirmed that the base was placed on lockdown at around 9:20 p.m.

According to the 88th Air Base Wing, authorities responded to a report of an active shooter in the National Air and Space Intelligence Center in Area A at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

Officials said security forces are currently sweeping the building while the base is on lockdown.

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is located just east of Dayton, Ohio.

Cincinnati sister station WLWT has a reporter heading to the scene and will provide updates when more information is available.

Contributed by local news sources

Next Post

'To hear that voice is calming, peaceful': Widow of 9/11 attack shares final voicemail from husband

Warning: The following content may be distressing for some viewers.Jim Cleere’s family has still not been able to bring his remains back to Iowa 20 years after the Sept. 11 attacks. Cleere was in New York on a business trip as he watched the first plane hit the North Tower […]