Several wounded in US military base near Washington

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According to reports, about five persons were wounded in a shooting incident today Thursday at the highly-secure Fort Meade army base north of Washington.

“We had an active shooter at 9:46. We have five casualties,” Jeffrey McClendon, emergency manager with the base emergency operations center, said.

Mclendon says that the shooter was “contained” and that the status of those injured was unclear.

More detail will be disclosed about this.