Military authorities responded to reports of gunshots at a building on the campus Naval Medical Center San Diego on Tuesday morning.
According to The Blaze, the noises were heard at 8 a.m. in Building 26, houses offices and barracks for wounded sailors and Marines. Spokesman Mike Alvarez told reporters that the building also houses a gym.
All non-emergency personnel have been asked to stay away from the area until further notice.
“We’re not taking any chances and are executing procedures we’ve been trained for in this kind of situation,” Alvarez said.
We’ll update you further as this story develops.