Dramatic Photos: DC Navy Yard Shooting

A gunman open fired in the Washington, D.C., Navy Yard leaving multiple people dead and more wounded. Click to see images from the scene.

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Three women embrace near Nationals Park where family members waited to greet loved ones that were at the Washington Navy Yard, Monday Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. At least one gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital, authorities said. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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Essential personnel are allowed into a closed Washington Navy Yard in Washington, on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, the day after a gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital.
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The American flag flies at half-staff above the White House Tuesday morning after President Barack Obama made the proclamation to honor the victims of the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in Washington.
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Essential personnel are allowed into the closed Washington Navy Yard in Washington, on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, the day after a gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital.
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Three women embrace near Nationals Park where family members waited to greet loved ones that were at the Washington Navy Yard, Monday Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. At least one gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital, authorities said.
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Family and friends greet staff of the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters after they were bused from the Washington Navy Yard to Nationals Park, in Washington, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013.
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Staff of the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters exchange a salute while being greeted by family and friends as they are bused from the Washington Navy Yard to Nationals Park, in Washington, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. At least one gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital, authorities said. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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A police boat patrols near the scene of a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard, and officials said 12 people were killed.
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District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray briefs reporters on the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning.
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President Barack Obama speaks in the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. Before speaking about the economy Obama commented on the Washington Navy Yard shooting.
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A U.S. Park Police helicopter flies over a building at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. 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.
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U.S. Capitol Police personnel keep watch on the East Plaza of the Capitol as the investigation continues to the shooting at the nearby Washington Navy Yard Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning.
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Shooting eyewitness Patricia Ward speaks to the media on M Street, SE near the Washington Navy Yard on September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. At least one gunman opened fire at the US Navy Yard in Washington on Monday and was at large after killing 12 people and wounding several more, officials said.
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A woman talks on the phone after she walked out of a building on M Street, SE near the Washington Navy Yard on September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. Police and FBI agents descended on the area in force as helicopters swarmed overhead, amid reports a shooter was armed with an assault rifle and was holed up at the complex.
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A US Park Police helicopter patrols over the US Navy Yard September 16, 2013 in Washington,DC. An unidentified gunman opened fire at the US Navy Yard in Washington on Monday and wounded several people including two police officers, officials reported. Police and FBI agents descended on the area in force as helicopters buzzed overhead, amid reports the shooter was armed with an assault rifle and was on the loose in the complex.
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A Park Police helicopter hovers above snipers on the roof of a building at the Navy Yard complex where a shooting took place early this morning September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. Early reports indicate that several people have been shot, and police are still trying to determine the number of suspects involved in the shooting.
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Members of the military guard a military garage near the Washington Navy Yard where a gunman was reported in Washington, on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. The exact number of people killed and the conditions of those wounded was not immediately known.
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Armed ATF agents stage on the 11th Street Bridge adjacent to the Navy Yard complex where a shooting took place early this morning September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. Early reports indicate that several people have been shot, and police are still trying to determine the number of suspects involved in the shooting.
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Michael Graham, Capt. of the U.S. Navy calls to let people know he is OK after he escaped building 197 after a gunmen entered complex at the U.S. Navy Yard in Washington and began shooting. Police and firefighters in the background responded to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, September 16, 2013. A gunman shot and wounded multiple people at the headquarters building at the US Navy Yard.
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A general view shows police and first responder activity on M Street, SE near the Washington Navy Yard on September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. At least one gunman opened fire at the US Navy Yard in Washington on Monday and wounded several people including two police officers, officials reported.
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A U.S. Park Police helicopter removes a man in a basket from the Washington Navy Yard Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. The U.S. Navy said it was searching for at least one shooter at the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters, where about 3,000 people work. The exact number of people killed and the conditions of those wounded was not immediately known.
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Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, September 16, 2013. At least one gunman shot and wounded multiple people Monday in a headquarters building at the US Navy Yard in Washington, the navy said.
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A helicopter lifts a person off the roof as police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC on September 16, 2013. Departures have been halted at Washington's Reagan National Airport due to a shooting at the US Navy Yard, an official said Monday.
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Police work the scene on M Street, SE in Washington, where at least one gunman was reported at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013.
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Law enforcement personnel respond to a reported shooting at an entrance to the Washington Navy Yard September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. According to the latest news report several people were shot.
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Police work the scene on M Street S.E. in Washington, where a gunman was reported in a military building at the Washington Navy Yard Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Shots have been fired and employees directed to a shelter.
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Emergency vehicles and law enforcement personnel respond to a reported shooting at an entrance to the Washington Navy Yard September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. According to the latest news report, several people were shot.
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Emergency vehicles and law enforcement personnel respond to a reported shooting at an entrance to the Washington Navy Yard September 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. According to the latest news report, several people were shot.
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Police work the scene on M Street, SE in Washington near the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Multiple people are injured after a shooting at a Navy building in Washington. Police and emergency crews gathered Monday morning outside the Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters building, where the shooting was reported.
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Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, September 16, 2013. At least one gunman shot and wounded multiple people Monday in a headquarters building at the US Navy Yard in Washington and is still at large, the navy said.
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Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, September 16, 2013. Emergency personnel are on scene and a "shelter in place" order has been issued for Navy Yard personnel, the navy said in a statement. Multiple causalities and injuries were reported, and the Navy said that police had entered building number 197 in search of the shooter.
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A gunman opened fire in the Washington, D.C., Navy Yard on Monday, killing 12 and wounding eight.
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The U.S. Navy says three shots were fired at 8:20 a.m. inside Building #197 at the Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters, 1336 Isaac Hull Ave. SE.
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