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Sailor Fatally Shot Aboard USS Mahan

March 24th, 2014 · 2:20 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: March 25, 2014 Location: Norfolk, Virginia Event: Shooting Fatalities: 2 Injuries/Displaced: 0

A sailor was killed on Monday aboard the USS Mahan late Monday by a civilian.  The suspect was killed later by security forces.  This comes after a the Navy held training exercises focused on anti-terrorism and active-shooter scenarios.  To get onto the base, civilians are required to have an escort or appropriate ID that is presented at one of the base entrances.  Authorized civilians include DoD employees, contractors, and family members.


New York Times