Three people, including a police officer, were injured in a shooting outside the National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland, early Wednesday morning.
A black SUV reportedly ran into a barrier on the NSA campus, WBAL reported.
The injuries are not life-threatening, and the suspect is in custody. The NSA said the situation is “under control and there is no ongoing security or safety threat.”
The White House confirmed the shooting at NSA headquarters and said President Donald Trump was briefed on the incident.
#BREAKING: White House confirms shooting at NSA headquarters, says President Trump has been briefed. NSA says “situation is under control and there is no ongoing security or safety threat.” https://t.co/OhnUSXsaJ1 pic.twitter.com/1SC7YqFXWu
— ABC 7 News – WJLA (@ABC7News) February 14, 2018
The FBI is investigating the case.
— FBI Baltimore (@FBIBaltimore) February 14, 2018
No other information was available at this time.
@AACoFD is assisting Fort Meade Fire Department with an incident at NSA. No additional information is available. @AACOPD is not the lead investigating agency. Questions should be referred to NSA and Fort Meade Public Affairs. @FortMead
— Anne Arundel Fire (@AACoFD) February 14, 2018