Several people were injured during the shooting near the Pentagon building, Free News reports with reference to local television.
AP reports that one of the correspondents heard several shots, the other – the cry of “Shooter” from the police. It is claimed that at least one person was killed.
WDDM writes about several victims: three people were hospitalized, while one of them was taken to the hospital by helicopter.
In turn, ARLnow clarifies that one of the wounded is a police officer.
According to CNN, a message was sent to Pentagon employees stating that the building was blocked due to the shooting at the main checkpoint – the transit center.
The text says that there was an “incident” nearby, which is still ongoing.
Citizens are urged to avoid traveling to this area.