Active Shooter alert at Wright-Patterson

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  1. Prospector

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    Active shooter alert forces lockdown at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton

    DAYTON, Ohio — Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton is on lockdown after reports of an active shooter.

    According to a tweet from Wright-Patt, says emergency crews responded to the report of an active shooter around 9:25 p.m.

    The report of the active shooter is in the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) at the base.

    The NASIC, which is headquartered at the base, is the Department of Defense's primary source for foreign air and space threat analysis.

    Security forces are sweeping the building.

    A person tweeted a video where you can hear "Lockdown for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base."


    Sept. 9 (Reuters) - Wright-Patterson Air Force base in Ohio is on lockdown following a report of an active shooter at the National Air and Space Intelligence Center of the base, 88th Air Base Wing said late Thursday.

    "At approximately 9:25pm, emergency responders responded to a report of an active shooter in the National Air and Space Intelligence Center in Area A at WPAFB. Security Forces are currently sweeping the building," 88th Air Base Wing said in a tweet.

    Reporting by Aakriti Bhalla in Bengaluru; Editing by Christopher Cushing
     
  2. Prospector

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    Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Lockdown: Security sweeps continue after active shooter report








    September 09, 2021 at 11:54 pm EDT
    By WHIO Staff
    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Wright-Patterson Air Force Base was placed under lockdown Thursday night after there were reports of an active shooter at a building that’s part of the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC).

    >>Wright-Patterson Air Force Base lockdown: What is NASIC?

    UPDATE @ 11:45 p.m. (Sept. 9):

    Wright-Patterson Air Force Base security personnel have completed their initial security sweep and have moved onto a secondary sweep, according to a WPAFB public affairs spokesperson.


    Col. Patrick Miller, Installation Commander at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is expected to provide an update to the media at the media staging area. A time when the update will start was not known.

    Additional details about the incident, including any potential injuries, have not been released.

    Greene County Sheriff Gene Fischer said deputies from his office responded to the scene but were not involved in the investigation. Deputies were staged in the area in the event they were needed, Fischer said.

    Our crews remain on the scene and we’ll update this story as we learn more.

    PREVIOUS UPDATES:

    Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is on lockdown Thursday night after reports of an active shooter.

    The lockdown was reported around 9:20 p.m.

    Base officials said there are reports of an active shooter in building 856, which is located in the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) area of the base on Area A.

    Security forces are currently sweeping the building, according to a Facebook post from the 88th Air Base Wing’s Facebook page.

    The base’s “Giant Voice” loudspeaker is active and audible from outside the base.

    “Lockdown Lockdown Lockdown,” is the message currently over the loudspeaker. The same message continues to be replayed in few minute intervals, according to News Center 7′s Sean Cudahy on the scene.
     
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  4. Prospector

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    Think there was another one in FL a week or so ago. Lakeland maybe?
    Seems like a really bad idea for a target. I mean you're surrounded by good guys w guns
     
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    Just give everyone an F-22 and this wouldn’t happen
     
  6. IV

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    Wright-Patterson is where the Area 51 debris was taken, crazy
     
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    it is a huge fucking base that is very heavily guarded and patrolled. really have no idea how anyone not supposed to be there gets into the NASIC
     
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    They gave the all clear around 2am fwiw. Damn aliens probably just got out of their cages again.
     
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