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December 28, 2014 at 9:28 AM

Shots fired in air at JBLM bring police

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.

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