Report: shots fired at San Diego Naval Medical Center

SAN DIEGO -- Military authorities responded Tuesday to a report of gunshots at a building on the campus Naval Medical Center San Diego.

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The sounds were heard around 8 a.m. in Building 26, which houses offices and barracks for wounded sailors and Marines as well as a gym, said spokesman Mike Alvarez.

All non-emergency personnel were asked to stay away from the area.

"We're not taking any chances and are executing procedures we've been trained for in this kind of situation," Alvarez said.

San Diego police Officer Travis Easter said police received a notification call from military police at 8:03 a.m. of shots fired.



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