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Naval base in Illinois on lockdown as officials respond to 'unauthorized entry'

Posted at 7:46 AM, Jan 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-24 10:27:20-05

GREAT LAKES, Ill. — The Naval Station Great Lakes in Illinois is currently locked down.

According to a post on the naval base's Facebook page, security responded to a "minor situation involving an unauthorized entry onto Naval Station Great Lakes" around 7 a.m. Friday.

No one was harmed and no property was damaged, according to the naval base.

More information will be released as it becomes available.