Two Dead In Shooting At Naval Station Norfolk

(Norfolk, VA) Two people are dead after a shooting at the USS Mahan at Naval Station Norfolk Monday night

Dead are a civilian and a sailor.

reports the civilian had proper identification to get onto the base, but breached security to board the ship per a U.S. defense official.

Naval Station Norfolk was put on lockdown for 45 minutes.

The Mahan has a crew of 30 officers and 250 enlisted sailors.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting are under investigation by NCIS and Naval security forces.

More information from WTKR-TV HERE