Shooting at Virginia base – 4 dead

Robin Humphrey —  Friday, March 22, 2013

Three Marines, including the suspected gunman, are dead after a shooting  that began at 11:00 o’clock last night at  Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia. A lockdown at the base was lifted at 3:00 this morning.

The shooter, a Marine, was killed from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound when authorities found his body inside a barracks building near the Officer Candidate School. The suspect has been identified as a staff member at the Officer Cadet School.