The security service of the Pentagon, the headquarters of the US Department of Defense, blocked the area after reports of a shooting in the transit center of the complex, according to the official page of the department on Twitter.
вЂњThe Pentagon is currently blocked due to an incident at the Pentagon Transit Center. We ask the public to avoid this area. More detailed information will be available in the near future, вЂњ the message says.
On the frames of the video published on the Twitter account of the TV channel Disclose.TV shows that several people are lying near a row of buses at one of the entrances of the transit center, surrounded by armed security officers.
NOW - Pentagon on lockdown over reported shooting outside.pic.twitter.com/uPc4gpF7KW— Disclose.tv ???? (@disclosetv) August 3, 2021
Several injured people are also reported.
Earlier in May 2021, an unknown person tried to break into the CIA headquarters but was stopped by the FBI.