One dead in shooting outside Lockheed Martin plant in Texas – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

One person has died after a shooting at a Lockheed Martin plant in White Settlement.

According to the White Settlement Police Department, a person arrived at the front gate of the facility near Clifford Street and 341 Spur/Lockheed Boulevard shortly after 5:30 a.m.

Police said an unknown incident occurred at the facility that resulted in the individual’s death.

White Settlement Police Department

White Settlement Police Chief Christopher Cook told NBC 5 News that the man involved may have committed suicide.

No other people were injured during this incident, police said.

According to the White Settlement Police Department, officers have expanded their lockdown perimeter due to a suspicious device in the suspect’s vehicle.

Spur 341 northbound is completely closed and employees must enter the facility through alternate doors, police said.

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