Texas: In an unfortunate event in US, Lackland Air Force Base in Texas was attacked by an active gunman on Friday. 
 
FBI, Search and rescue teams were rushed to the spot and an alert has been sounded in the area. 
 
As per initial reports, two people are reportedly dead but the actual number of casualties cannot be confirmed as of now. However, heavy gun-battle still continues.
 
Following the attack, the official account of the county sheriff posted this on Twitter:
 

 
This is not the first time that a military base has been targeted in the United States.  
 
Lackland Air Force Base is home to US Air force basic training programme and also houses families of air force officers.