Lockdown at Arizona Air Force Base Lifted After ‘Unconfirmed’ Reports of Shots Fired

The aircraft storage "boneyard" at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. (AP Photo/Matt York,File)
The aircraft storage “boneyard” at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. (AP Photo/Matt York,File)

A lockdown at an Air Force base in Arizona was lifted Monday, more than an hour after “unconfirmed” reports of shots fired there, as a Pentagon official told Fox News it likely was a false alarm.

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base officials had urged everyone to seek shelter as on-site security investigated.

Two airmen on the flight line thought they heard “gunshots,” initiating a response from local police, the Pentagon official said.

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SOURCE: Fox News