2 officers shot near Pentagon; alleged gunman diesPosted: Updated:
(AP) - The D.C. Medical Examiner's Office says the alleged shooter at the Pentagon has died.
Beverly Fields, chief of staff of the D.C. medical examiner's office, said the body of 36-year-old John Patrick Bedell arrived at the medical examiner's office shortly after midnight.
Bedell was shot by two Pentagon police officers after authorities say he drew a weapon from his pocket and opened fire at a security checkpoint into a Pentagon subway entrance.
The two police officers received bullet wounds but were not seriously hurt.