Lackland Air Force Shooting Leaves At Least Two Dead


At least two people are dead following a shooting at Texas’ Lackland Air Force Base on Friday morning that is being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide. Authorities say the shooting occurred at around 8:40 a.m. local time. 

“We do feel like the situation is contained and everything is OK at this point,” James Keith, a spokesman for the sheriff’s office said. The area is no longer on lockdown.

This is a breaking news event. We will update when more information becomes available.

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