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04 Dec 2019 | 08:08 PM UTC

US: Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam remains on lockdown December 4 /update 1

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam remains on lockdown as active shooter situation continues December 4; avoid the area

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Event

The gates at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam remain closed as of 16:00 (local time) on Wednesday, December 4, due to an ongoing active shooter situation. Security forces have been deployed to the base and some areas are on lockdown. According to base officials, the incident started around 14:30 at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Media sources are reporting at least three people have sustained gunshot wounds, but officials have not confirmed any casualties. Details are still emerging.

Advice

Individuals on Honolulu are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid the affected areas, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.