Andrews Airforce base in Washington is currently on lockdown due to reports of an active shooter at the US joint base.
Joint Base Andrews took to Twitter to warn all personnel and directed them to shelter in one place.
ANI reported that Joint Base Andrews had planned a drill on 30 June. However, it is unclear whether the shooter was a part of the drill. First responders are currently on-scene.
The incident is reportedly in progress at the Malcolm Grow Medical Facility.
JBA is currently on lockdown due to a report of an active shooter. All personnel are directed to shelter in place. More info as it comes.— Joint Base Andrews (@JBA_NAFW) June 30, 2016
The incident is ongoing at the Malcolm Grow Medical Facility. First responders are on-scene now. All personnel continue to shelter in place— Joint Base Andrews (@JBA_NAFW) June 30, 2016
Joint Base Andrews is located around 20 miles outside of downtown Washington, D.C. and hosts aircraft used by American President Barrack Obama.
--With ANI inputs