Update: NBC news correspondent Pete Williams, citing senior law enforcement sources, reports the situation at Joint Base Andrews was a misunderstanding during an active-shooter drill.
Joint Base Andrews is located about 20 miles outside of Washington D.C., issued a statement on their Twitter page instructing people to shelter in place.
According to the Joint Base Andrews twitter account, the base was scheduled to conduct an active shooter exercise today but first responders were at the scene outside the Malcolm Grow medical facility, treating the incident as a real-world situation.
Vice President Joe Bide’s office confirmed he was scheduled to fly out of Joint Andrews Thursday morning for an event in Ohio, according to NBC 4 in Washington.
Biden is currently being held at the Naval Observatory.
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