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08/03/2021 12:12

  • Clarí

  • World

Updated 08/03/2021 12:51 PM

Through a tweet sent on Tuesday, the Pentagon reported that 

it is closed

due to police activity in the area.

For his part, an

Associated Press


reported that the action was taken because



been fired at a subway station

near the military installation.

The Washington Examiner


reported that a reporter from its newsroom had seen two police officers administering first aid to two people at the Pentagon Transit Center subway station, located in Arlington, Virginia.

"The Pentagon is currently closed due to an incident at the Pentagon Transit Center. We ask the public to please avoid circulating in the area," the tweet read. 

The Pentagon currently is on lock down due to an incident at the Pentagon Transit Center.

We are asking the public to please avoid the area.

More information will be forthcoming.

- Pentagon Force Protection Agency (Official) (@PFPAOfficial) August 3, 2021

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Source: clarin

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