BREAKING UPDATE: Texas Standoff Comes To Gruesome End.. Motive Discovered


JBSA-Lackland is currently on lockdown in San Antonio. The Bexar County Sheriff’s Department is posting updates through Twitter.

UPDATE [04/08/2016, 11:20 a.m. EST] — Multiple sources are now reporting that the motive behind the shooting appears to be a murder-suicide. Local ABC affiliate KSAT notes that the Bexar County Sheriff’s Department believes “the shooter is accounted for.”

UPDATE [04/08/2016, 11:45 a.m. EST] — The Associated Press reports:

It’s believed the shooter is among the two dead, Keith said, adding that sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement officers are continuing to search the building and nearby facilities.

Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland is the home of Air Force basic training. The Army’s Fort Sam Houston and Lackland Air Force Base were combined during base realignment several years ago to become the military’s largest joint base.

H/T[Americas Freedom Fighters]

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