The Metropolitan Police Department has ended its search for a second gunman after Monday's Washington Navy Yard shooting. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says it's believed Aaron Alexis, who is now dead, acted alone.
In addition, to summarize previous alerts from Monday evening:
Access to the Washington Navy Yard will be restricted Tuesday, Sept.
17 to mission essential personnel only as the FBI continues its investigation.
The shelter in place order is lifted.
In D.C., the street closures related to the Navy Yard shooting have cleared on the 11th Street Bridge and M Street SE.
The names of seven people killed in Monday's shooting have been released.
9:50 a.m. - Kathleen Hall, CEO, Mindful Living Network and Stress Institute To prevent tragedies like the Navy Yard shootings, people need to look for the signs that others may need help. The signs are both physical and emotions.
I posted 10 photos on Facebook in the album "Scenes at the Washington Navy Yard Post Active Shooter Incident" fb.me/2jbmWr16A
by NavalDistrictWashvia twitter9/17/2013 4:07:35 PM
10:10 a.m. - Michael Greenberger, director, Center for Health and Homeland Security, University of Maryland. Greenberger says the process for granting government security clearances is weak.
by WTOP News9/17/2013 4:41:12 PM
11:10 a.m. - Cami McCormick, CBS Pentagon correspondent. Aaron Alexis had a host of mental issues and a string of misconduct problems while in the military.
by WTOP News9/17/2013 4:44:30 PM
11:30 a.m. - John P. Fitzpatrick director, Information Security Oversight Office. With workplace security and clearances, the government is reliant on people's observations as well as the expected actions of those hired.
by WTOP News9/17/2013 4:54:12 PM
Law enforcement personnel are seen through the gate into the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Access to the Washington Navy Yard will be restricted Tuesday, Sept. 17 to mission essential personnel only as the FBI continues its investigation. Read more here
by WTOP News9/17/2013 4:58:49 PM
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