Shoot out Firing at San Diego Naval Medical Center – Breaking : A shooter has entered the Naval Medical Center San Diego which is made up of 6,500 military and civilian personnel with the mission of providing health care to service members, veterans and their families, according to the facility website. Schools have been locked down and parents have been asked to stay home. The occupants have been advised to run or hide. There has been no information on the shooter yet, we will update you as and when we get the information.
Shoot out Firing at San Diego
The reported shots were heard in the basement of Building 26 of Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California.
First responders and Navy units are on the scene clearing the building, which houses injured soldiers, the Navy confirmed in a statement.
The hospital’s Facebook page warned of a possible active shooter situation.
The message advised people in the area to “run, hide or fight”.
The hospital complex is on lock down and those inside have been ordered to “shelter in place”, the Navy said.
With over 6,500 personnel, the hospital serves wounded soldiers and serves as a training facility for nursing schools in the area, the station reported.
All personnel have been asked to stay away from the building.
Local and military law enforcement and highway patrol are on the scene.
There have been no reports of injuries.