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12 die in US 'silent shooter' rampage

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A US Navy commander told Monday how he saw a co-worker shot in the head just a few feet from him, during mass shooting on a Washington base that left at least 12 people dead. 

Military and civilian employees hurriedly evacuate during the shooting incident. (AP Photo)

Navy officer Tim Jirus told reporters the man from the Washington Navy Yard's maintenance department was felled by gunshots as workers scrambled out of buildings following reports of a shooter on the rampage.

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