Joint Base Andrews Under Lockdown Due to Active Shooter

An active shooter has been reported at Joint Base Andrews (JBA) just outside of Washington D.C. The shooter was first spotted in the base’s housing units. “An armed individual has been reported near base housing. Stay away from base housing. Initiate Lockdown Procedures. Individual is a white male, wearing a purple sweatshirt, black shorts, carrying a AR-15 style rifle with no orange tip,” JBA said in a Facebook post. There are so far no reports of casualties, more information to come.

Joint Base Andrews is well known for housing Air Force One.