The Navy’s security forces neutralized the firing. One of the security forces was injured.
At the base of the U.S. Navy in the city of Corpus Christi, Texas, on Thursday, May 21, firing occurred. The siloviki neutralized the shooter, according to the database page on Facebook.
“The Navy’s security forces responded to the shooter incident this morning at approximately 06:15
The shooter was neutralized. All entrances to the facility remain closed,” the statement said.
Before that, the base informed that the shooter was seen at the northern gate.
Law enforcement agencies work at the scene of the incident.
According to Reuters, one Navy security officer was injured. Police advise locals to avoid the area of the incident.
Recall that in December last year, as a result of shooting at the Pensacola air base, three people were killed and eight were injured. An unknown who opened fire was killed by police officers who arrived at the scene. It was later reported that the attack was carried out by a Saudi military.
Before that, firing took place at a US military base in Hawaii. Fire on civilians opened an American sailor. Three people were injured, the shooter committed suicide.