No Injuries at Walter Reed Medical Center After Report of Suspected Shooting

PHOTO: The scene at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, July 6, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: WJLA)
PHOTO: The scene at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, July 6, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: WJLA)

No injuries were reported at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center campus near Bethesda, Maryland, today following a report of a suspected active shooter.

Someone made a phone call this morning reporting noises that could have been shots, the Montgomery County Police said.

The center announced a shelter in place order soon after the call was made. However, officers responded and found no confirmed shots and no reported injuries, police said.

Officers finished searching the Walter Reed tower this afternoon, police said.

Patient care at the facility is suspended for the rest of the day, the Montgomery County Police tweeted.

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SOURCE: ABC News, Jack Date, Pierre Thomas and Emily Shapiro

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