Possible active shooter locks down U.S. Army post in AL


MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – A possible active shooter forced Redstone Arsenal, a U.S. Army Post, to go into lockdown Tuesday morning.

According to a tweet from the base, there is a possible active shooter on the arsenal.

The Public Affairs Officer says there is no indication of terror, just weapons on the base.

Employees are sheltered in place.

Redstone Arsenal is located in Madison County, Ala., which is south of Huntsville near the Huntsville International Airport.

Close to 40,000 people work on the base in Huntsville.

News Five is working to gather more information and will post an update when available.

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