Pentagon on lockdown due to police activity

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(WASHINGTON) — The Pentagon was put on lockdown Tuesday morning due to police activity outside, a spokesperson said.

The incident was reported at the Pentagon Transit Center. The scene is secure but remains “an active crime scene,” said the Pentagon Force Protection Agency.

“We request that everyone stay away from the Metro rail entrance and bus platform area,” the agency said.

The scene of the incident is secure. It is still an active crime scene. We request that everyone stay away from the Metro rail entrance and bus platform area. Transportation at the Pentagon is diverted to Pentagon City.

— Pentagon Force Protection Agency (Official) (@PFPAOfficial) August 3, 2021

Additional information was not immediately available.

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