A National Guard training facility near Hattiesburg, Mississippi heard shots fired at them just before noon on Tuesday August 4, 2015. The facility is Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center. The camp is “the largest state-owned and operated field training site in the United States,” and one of only two facilities in the state of Mississippi where the US Army Special Operations Command is conducting Jade Helm training exercises. The exercises are being run from July 15, 2015 through mid-August.
Reports are that 2 men fired upon soldiers at the Shelby Military Center. There were no injuries reported, and the police are searching for the men and their vehicle.
There are approximately 4,600 soldiers that are participating in the training exercise for Jade Helm at Camp Shelby.