UPDATE: Reports Of Active Shooter At Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, No Threat Found


UPDATE #2: An active shooter was never present at the base. The following statement has been released:

UPDATE #1: Live reporting says that some local law enforcement has left, or is leaving the scene. Hopefully this is good news.

Original Story:

DAYTON, OHIO — Reports of an active shooter are coming in from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, located in Dayton Ohio. A spokesperson for the base confirmed that they had personnel respond to an active shooter report around 12:40 pm local time.

Reports say that an active shooter training exercise was happening at the same time a real-world active shooter report came in.

The response was centered around Building 830, which is said to be the base hospital.

We will share more information as it becomes available.

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