BREAKING — A possible active shooter was reported at a U.S. Army installation in Alabama forcing the facility to go on lockdown on Tuesday afternoon.
The Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville issued the following message on Twitter: “possible active shooter on the Arsenal. Installation is on lockdown. Run, hide, fight.”
An email was sent out to personnel at the Redstone Arsenal at 10:31 a.m local time stating the event was real and not part of the exercise.” The reference to the exercise is in reference to the fact that the facility is conducting active shooter drills this week.
“The facility is under lockdown and all gates are closed,” read the email. The Army Contracting Command tweeted the possible active shooter was not on its headquarters.
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