Four dead in shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida

National News

PENSACOLA, Fla. (KXAN) — Base security and the Navy Criminal Investigative Service is investigating a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida that killed four people, according to a report from WKRG.

According to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy killed the shooter. At least eleven people were hurt.

WKRG reports the shooting took place in a classroom setting in Building 663. The base was locked down to secure the scene.

The Pensacola Police Department is assisting military officials at the base.

This is the second active shooting at a Naval base in the U.S. in a week. Wednesday, a shooter opened fire at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and injured three civilian workers before killing himself.

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