A black SUV appears to have crashed into white security barriers outside of the National Security Administration in Fort Meade, Maryland. Shots were fired, according to local media and there are bullet holes in the vehicle, including in the front window.
The NSA released a statement saying “NSA, police and law enforcement are addressing an incident this morning at one of NSA’s secure vehicle entries.”
The statement goes on to say that everything is under control and there is no on-going incident to report. There were injuries and local WJLA reported the suspect is in custody and three people have been shot.
@AACoFD is assisting Fort Meade Fire Department with an incident at NSA. No additional information is available. @AACOPD is not the lead investigating agency. Questions should be referred to NSA and Fort Meade Public Affairs. @FortMead
— Anne Arundel Fire (@AACoFD) February 14, 2018
Fort George G. Meade – HWY32 is closed in both directions near Fort Meade due to a police investigation. Please take alternate routes, expect long delays and drive carefully.
— Fort Meade PAO (@FtMeadeMD) February 14, 2018
— MD State Highway Adm (@MDSHA) February 14, 2018
NSA Police and local law enforcement are addressing an incident that took place this morning at one of NSA's secure vehicle entry gates. The situation is under control and there is no ongoing security or safety threat.
— NSA/CSS (@NSAGov) February 14, 2018
The White House announced that President Donald Trump has been briefed on the situation.
You can see a report from CBS News of the scene below:
There is breaking news of a shooting outside the NSA headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland. There appears to be an SUV with bullet holes in the windshield parked near the entrance to the NSA. Details are still developing. pic.twitter.com/ArLelbWfZ8
— CBS News (@CBSNews) February 14, 2018
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