Male sailor killed after shooting female sailor at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A male sailor shot a female sailor in what was described as an "active shooter situation" at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia, WTKR reports.

The shooting took place at about 6:45 a.m.

Security killed the suspected shooter after the incident. He was reportedly carrying a handgun and no additional ammo.

The victim was taken to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

Officials believe the shooting was a domestic assault.

The station went into lockdown after the female sailor was shot. The lockdown was lifted by about 8:18 a.m.

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