Authorities conducting active shooter drill today in Chesapeake

Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads-Northwest Annex conducted an active shooter drill as part of Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield Exercise Chesapeake, VA -- Naval Support Activity (NSA). Credit: WAVY/Larry Carney

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads on Thursday is conducting an active shooter drill in Chesapeake.

The drill involves members of NSA Hampton Roads and Naval Station Norfolk Security Forces, Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Fire and Rescue and members of the Chesapeake Police Department.

If you’re in the area, you may see a heavy presence of police patrol cars, ambulances, fire trucks during the drill.

The drill is set to begin at 9 a.m.