Pearl Harbor, Hawaii: Hawaiian Police Personnel, Security Forces & Emergency Medical Services responded to an Active Shooter Incident at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard which resulted in 3 people shot, 2 of whom are critically injured.
According to Hawaii News Now who first broke this news, The Active Shooter call was made around 2:30 pm on Thursday after when people at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Security Forces immediately responded to the gunfire and Personnel from Emergency Medical Services were also called to the scene.
JBPHH security forces have responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. Due to the ongoing security incident, access/gates to #JBPHH are closed. We will update when we have further information. pic.twitter.com/6uZulGOUTx
— Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (@JointBasePHH) December 5, 2019
Hawaii News Now reported that 3 people were shot during the ordeal and 2 were critically injured.
All three injured were immediately transported to the nearest Medical Facility.
Authorities at the scene have confirmed that the Shooter has been caught and the Active Shooter incident has been ‘contained.’
This is a developing story and will be updated, so stay in tune with Herald Journalism for further updates.