«Shooting» At US Army Base Was «Exercise» , No Casualties: Official.

'Shooting' At US Army Base Was 'Exercise', No Casualties: Official

A base official said there were no casualties as originally reported. (Representational)

Washington:

A reported shooting at the US Army's highly secure Ft. Meade base north of Washington Thursday was just an exercise, with no casualties as originally reported, a base official said.

Andrew Arconti, chief of plans and operations at the base, told AFP that the ostensible incident was a planned exercise for such emergencies, after another official had confirmed the incident to AFP.

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