Sailor kills 2, himself in attack at Pearl Harbor shipyard

UPDATE (9:13 p.m.) — The military says a U.S. sailor shot and killed two civilian Department of Defense employees at the Pearl Harbor shipyard before taking his own life. The military didn’t release a motive or any identifying information about the sailor who opened fire Wednesday at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. A third victim is at a hospital. Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam has reopened following a lock down.


UPDATE (8:10) — The military says a U.S. sailor shot and wounded three civilian Department of Defense employees at the Pearl Harbor shipyard before taking their own life.

The military didn’t release a motive or any identifying information about the sailor who opened fire Wednesday at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Two hospitals said they are each treating a victim but didn’t have details on their conditions. Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam has reopened following a lockdown.


UPDATE (7:35) — Military and hospital officials say a shooting at a Pearl Harbor naval shipyard in Hawaii has left at least one person injured. Queen’s Medical Center said Wednesday that it’s treating one patient but didn’t give details on their condition. Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam tweeted that the gates are open and the base can be accessed again following a lockdown.


HONOLULU, Hawaii — The U.S. military says security forces are responding to reports of a shooting at a naval shipyard at Pearl Harbor.

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam tweeted that there’s an ongoing security incident at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard that began around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Honolulu Fire Department says firefighters are responding to the base. It is not clear if there are injuries.

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