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Naval Station Norfolk Shooting Leaves 2 Dead

Norfolk, Va. (WYMT) - At least two people were killed on Monday night in a shooting at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia.

According to the station's official Facebook fan page, which is sponsored by Naval Station Norfolk, the incident occurred at approximately 11:20 p.m. at Pier 1.

Public Affairs Officer Terri Davis reportedly told WAVY TV 10 that a sailor and a civilian were the fatalities.

No other injuries were reported.

U.S. Navy security forces responded to the shooting and placed the station in lockdown as a precaution. The lockdown was later lifted.

At the time of this writing, no other details have been released.

Naval Station Norfolk is the world's largest naval station, Military.com reports. The station supports at least 75 ships and 134 aircraft.

This is a developing story. More to come…


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