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FBI Releases Video of Navy Yard Shooter... click below


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Kent County Water Authority Update 12:50pm


Joseph Wendelkin with the Department of Health tells WADK that the Kent County Water Authority can lift their boil water order.

Kent County Water Authority update


The Kent County Water Authority tells WADK that the third test has come back negative for e coli. They are waiting for approval from the Board of Health to lift the boil water order. Stay tuned to WADK for an update.

5 Things You Need to Know About the Flu Shot... click below


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A Newport connection


The alleged Navy Yard shooter, Aaron Alexis, was in Newport in August and told police he was hearing voices in the walls. Lt. Fitzgerald of the Newport Police tells WADK, he was staying at the Marriott and police were called because Alexis wanted to file a harrassment report. Newport Police then called the Navy base to alert them.

Navy shooting update


(Washington, DC)  --  Washington, DC Mayor Vincent Gray says at least 12 people are dead in a Navy facility shooting today.  At least one shooter was killed, but police are still working to determine if there were others involved.  Police Chief Cathy Lanier says they're still working to find a motive.

Navy shooting update


Officials in Washington, DC are still trying to determine the death toll from this morning's mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. Police Chief Cathy Laniersays one shooter is dead, and multiple people were killed. Lanier says there may be two additional shooters who have not been taken into custody. One is a white male, and another is a black male.

Navy shooting update


(Washington, DC)  --  There may be two other suspects at large in this morning's shooting rampage at a Washington, DC Navy facility.
Police Chief Cathy Lanier did confirm one suspect is dead.  She says they were wearing military-type clothing, but are not part of the military.

Navy shooting update



(Washington, DC)  --  Washington, DC Mayor Vincent Gray is calling this morning's shooting rampage at a Naval facility an "isolated incident."  CBS News is confirming six people have been killed.  At least one shooter is reported dead.  There were reports of more than one suspect.

Update


(Washington, DC)  --  CBS News is reporting at least six people are dead in the shooting rampage at the Washington, DC Navy Yard.  Three have been taken to MedStar Washington Medical Center with severe injuries, but they're expected to pull through.  A Navy official says at least one shooter is dead.  There were reports of a second shooter.

Report: Suspects Down In DC Naval Shooting


Report: Suspects Down In DC Naval Shooting

(Washington, DC)  --  Two suspects are reportedly "down" in this morning's mass shooting at a Washington, DC Naval facility.  The "Washington Post" reports they've been killed along with four victims in the gunfire.  At least eight people are wounded.  There had been previous conflicting reports on the number of suspects.

Breaking updates on the shooting at DC Navy yard


(Washington, DC)  --  Several injuries are confirmed in a shooting at the massive U.S. Navy Yard in Washington, DC.  A statement from the Navy notes "reports of fatalities.  The "Washington Post" reports two of the victims are police officers.  Toughly three thousand people who work at the sweeping facility continue sheltering in place as police scour the area for a male gunman.  The shooting occurred at the facility's Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters.  There is a massive law enforcement response including Washington, DC police and the FBI.  A wide area around the base has been cordoned off in southeast Washington.

President Obama is getting regular briefings on the incident from his chief homeland security adviser and a deputy chief of staff.  The Navy Yard houses the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters, which is involved in overseeing the engineering, purchasing, building and maintenance of ships, submarines and combat systems.

Breaking: Shooting in DC


(Washington, DC) -- Normal operations are resuming at Washington Reagan National Airport as police continue responding to a mass shooting at the Washington, DC Navy Yard.  A temporary "ground stop" was ordered earlier as a precautionary measure.  The Navy confirms several injuries in the shooting at the massive Naval facility in southeast Washington and notes "reports of fatalities."  Reagan National Airport is right across the Potomac River.  Operations at Dulles International Airport in Northern Virginia have not been impacted by the incident in DC.

Breaking: Multiple suspects reported in DC Naval shootings


(Washington, DC) -- There are reports of multiple suspects involved in a mass shooting at a Naval facility.  The "Washington Post" reports at least one of them is down.  The Navy has confirmed several injuries with reports of fatalities.  Other reports say at least ten have been shot.  Nearby schools are on lockdown.  There was a ground stop at Reagan National Airport that has since been lifted. 

Breaking news: Gunman down (condition unknown) at Navy Shipyard, DC


Breaking: ABC news is reporting 4 confirmed dead and that the shooter is down (condition unknown), stay tuned for more updates.

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is getting regular updates on a shooting at the massive Navy Yard in southeast Washington, DC. The White House says the President is being kept up to date by his homeland security advisers. The Navy confirms several injuries in the shooting and a search continues for a lone gunman.

Breaking news: Gunman down (condition unknown) at Navy Shipyard, DC


Breaking: ABC news is reporting 4 confirmed dead and that the shooter is down (condition unknown), stay tuned for more updates.

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is getting regular updates on a shooting at the massive Navy Yard in southeast Washington, DC. The White House says the President is being kept up to date by his homeland security advisers. The Navy confirms several injuries in the shooting and a search continues for a lone gunman.

Breaking: Active shooter at DC Navy yard


(Washington, DC) -- The Navy confirms several injuries in a shooting at the massive U.S. Navy Yard in Washington, DC.  Thousands of people who work at the sweeping facility are sheltering in place as police scour the area for a male gunman.  The shooting occurred at the facility's Naval Sea Systems Commmand headquarters.  There is a massive law enforcement response including Washington, DC Police and FBI.  A wide area around the base has been cordoned off in southeast Washington.

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