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President Obama says 'heartbroken' over Fort Hood incident, situation fluid

Published on Apr 3, 2014 8:19 AM
 

CHICAGO (REUTERS) - US President Barack Obama said on Wednesday he was "heartbroken" that another shooting had occurred at the Fort Hood Army base and described the situation there as fluid.

"We are going to get to the bottom of exactly what happened," Mr Obama told reporters in Chicago, where he is traveling for Democratic fundraisers.

"We're heartbroken that something like this might have happened again."

Mr Obama said his national security team was in close contact with the Defense Department and the FBI to determine what occurred and ensure that everyone was secure.

"We are going to get to the bottom of exactly what happened," Mr Obama told reporters in Chicago, where he is traveling for Democratic fundraisers. -- PHOTO: AFP
 
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