For Immediate Release
PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM – Officials at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam report the shooting incident at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard has been secured. One person is confirmed dead. The shooter has been tentatively identified as a U.S. Sailor. He reportedly shot and injured three Department of Defense civilian workers, before killing himself. The incident took place this afternoon at the shipyard’s Dry Dock 2. The base is no longer in lockdown.
Base security and Navy investigative services are currently investigating. The names of the victims will not be released until the next of kin have been notified.