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Kaiser Permanente Medical Center Shooting: Full Story of Active Shooter Reports

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There are currently reports of a “man with a gun” at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center in Harbor City, Los Angeles County, California.

The area and facility are currently on lockdown while officers investigate the reports. The Los Angeles Police Department is currently on the scene.

The LAPD Harbor Division confirmed the reports of a “man with a gun” in a tweet. Civilians at the facility have been asked to shelter-in-place and those outside the facility have been asked to avoid the area.

“We responded to reports of a Man with a Gun at Kaiser Permanente South Bay. We are currently on scene searching the area. @KPSouthBay is currently on lock-down as a precaution and they are asking for people on campus to shelter in place. Please avoid the area,” the LAPD’s tweet read.

According to Patch, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department said that “a search team is in the center searching for the suspect.”

While the LAPD was slow to confirm the reports of a “man with a gun”, there were a handful of tweets and videos confirming the reports of the active shooter alert.

An automated voice announcing a “code silver” can be heard in a video that was allegedly recorded at the scene

Active Shooter at Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center, Harbor City, Los Angeles County, California. #activeshooter pic.twitter.com/qcZuoPUgdR

— tina (@bornawful) April 11, 2019

Reports indicate that civilians at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center facility are sheltering-in-place.

Officers are checking the facilities in and around Kaiser. Multiple callers state that they are sheltering in place.

— Chris&Anita (@Chrisnanita) April 11, 2019

The Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center is located at 25825 S Vermont Ave, Harbor City, California.

The unconfirmed reports of an active shooting at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center in Harbor City, California, are just the latest in a string of active shootings, lockdowns, and bomb threats that have plagued the United States in recent years.

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Our thoughts and prayers are with the civilians and the first-responders currently on the scene.

This story is developing. Refresh for updates.

That is all the information that is available at this time. This article will be updated with new and relevant information should it become available at any time. If there is anything that we missed, please feel free to send an email to editor@teamcoed.com and we will respond as soon as possible.


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