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Police nab man after shooting outside U.S. National Security Agency

Police nab man after shooting outside U.S. National Security Agency
From CBC - February 14, 2018

Police responded to a shooting Wednesday outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, Md., where authorities surrounded a handcuffed man after a black SUV ran into a barrier.

Fort Meade garrison spokespseron Cheryl Phillips confirmed by phone that one person was injured in the shooting outside the base,about 48 kilometresnortheast of Washington,and was taken to hospital.

"NSA police and local law enforcement are addressing an incident that took place this morning at one of NSA's security vehicle entry gates," a statement from the agency said. "The situation is under control and there's no ongoing security or safety threat."

NSA Police and local law enforcement are addressing an incident that took place this morning at one of NSA's secure vehicle entry gates. The situation is under control and there is no ongoing security or safety threat.

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U.S. President Donald Trump has been "briefed on the shooting at FortMeade," and the White House offers thoughts and prayers with those who have been affected, spokesperson Lindsay Walters said.

The FBI said it was sending personnelto the scene.

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