Shots Fired Outside Pentagon, 3 People Hospitalized

4 03 2010


WASHINGTON – A Metrorail stop on the Yellow Line has closed after a shooting Thursday evening.The Pentagon Metro station has been closed due to a shooting outside the station. Trains are no longer stopping at the station.

Arlington Country Fire and Rescue says three people have been transported to a local hospital. There has been no word on their condition.

Metro is in the process of coordinating shuttle buses around the station.

Update from

Two officers are believed to have been shot Thursday outside the Pentagon Metro station, a public affairs officer for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency said.”We believe we have one person in custody,” said Chris Layman.

The Pentagon Force Protection Agency is the Pentagon’s police department.

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