Honolulu : In a shocking incident, a US Sailor shot and killed two civilian Department of Defense employees and injured a third at the Pearl Harbor shipyard before taking his own life on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the military didn't release a motive or any identifying information about the sailor who opened fire at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard The shipyard , maintains and modernizes the ships and submarines of the US Pacific Fleet, which is headquartered at the Pearl Harbour.
The base is a home port of 10 destroyers and 15 submarines. Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam said on Twitter that its security forces responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.
JBPHH security forces have responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. Due to the ongoing security incident, access/gates to #JBPHH are closed. We will update when we have further information. pic.twitter.com/6uZulGOUTx— Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (@JointBasePHH) December 5, 2019