JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD — A soldier assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McChord fired several shots into the air from a parking lot early Sunday, the Associated Press reported.
Law enforcement at the base cordoned off the area after the incident at about 4:30 a.m. Law-enforcement agencies from Pierce County assisted.
The public affairs office says the soldier was taken into custody at about 5:45 a.m.
No injuries were reported.
The investigation into the incident continues.