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MPD: “FINAL UPDATE: reports of an active shooter in the 1400 block of I St, NW are unfounded.”

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From MPD at 3:14pm:

“Reports of an #ActiveShooter in the 1400 blk of I St, NW. Shelter in place. MPD is responding.”

Stay tuned for updates:


“Update: this is an unconfirmed report of an #activeshooter. #MPD is on scene working to clear the building. No victims located as this time.

“Police Activity: 1400 I St NW [One Way] Expect Street Closures Follow MPD Direction”

FINAL UPDATE: reports of an active shooter in the 1400 block of I St, NW are unfounded. The scene is safe and in the process of being cleared.

Reader reports:

“Turned out to be a nerf gun! Source: my office is in 1400 I St”

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