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Potential Security Incident Closes Gates to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

Posted June 8, 2021, 11:30 AM HST ·Updated June 8, 11:31 AM

A potential security incident closes gates to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu, officials announced this morning.

All hands are directed to shelter in place north of South Avenue and west of North Avenue, authorities stated in a press release from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. At this time all gates to the installation have been secured.

All vehicles should limit their travel on the roadways and yield to responding emergency vehicles. All tour operations to the USS Arizona Memorial have been suspended for now.

The investigation is ongoing, and additional information will be provided as it becomes available.