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Shooting reported outside NSA headquarters

The NSA says several people were hospitalized after a shooting outside Fort Meade, Maryland Wednesday, though none of the injuries were caused by gunfire. Police said one person is being held in connection with the incident, per the AP.

The White House released a statement saying President Trump has been briefed on the incident, adding "Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone that has been affected. We will continue to provide updates as they become available."

  • NSA statement: "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."
  • The FBI said they were sending personnel to the scene.