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Police: 2 more possible suspects at Navy Yard
WASHINGTON (AP) - Authorities say they are looking for two additional suspects in the shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard.
District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says witnesses reported seeing two additional gunmen, both dressed in military-style clothing.
Lanier says one police officer was wounded in an exchange of gunfire with a shooter. She says one shooter has been killed.
Two Navy officials say at least six people were killed in the rampage.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray said at a Monday news conference four people were wounded and taken to hospitals.
President Barack Obama is mourning what he called "yet another mass shooting" in the United States that he says took the life of American patriots.
Obama promised to make sure, quote, "whoever carried out this cowardly act is held responsible."
He said several people were shot Monday morning at the Washington Navy Yard about 3 1/2 miles from the White House, and some were killed.
He said the victims were "courageous Americans" who knew about the risks of serving overseas, but wouldn't have expected such "unimaginable violence" at home.
The White House says the president has been receiving frequent briefings about the unfolding situation by senior aides.
Vice President Joe Biden says he's been told there may be more than one shooter in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
Biden says the situation is still unfolding, but it's clear a tragedy has occurred. He says he and the White House are praying for the safety of military and police personnel who are trying to bring the situation under control.
Biden says he's been briefed by his national security staff as he's traveling Monday to South Carolina and Georgia.
Officials say six people were killed and at least four were wounded on Monday morning, including a law enforcement officer.
Biden spoke at a port in Charleston during an event highlighting the need to invest in the nation's infrastructure.