One dead, one injured in shooting at Naval Air Station Oceana

Elizabeth Howe
April 05, 2019 - 9:12 am

Naval Air Station Oceana went into lockdown early Friday morning in response to a "security incident" that left one dead and one injured. 

The lockdown was lifted 30 minutes later.

NBC News reports that the incident involved one shooter and one victim in a base parking lot. The incident stemmed from a domestic disturbance. According to 13News Now, NAS Oceana security shot the shooter and the victim, a female sailor, has been trasnported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

On Facebook, users expressed frustration that information about the incident was only being communicated through Facebook and Twitter rather than through the installation's emergency alert systems. 

This article will be updated as information becomes available.