Lowndes County Sheriff's Office Release
On Wednesday afternoon deputies took a call for assistance from Moody Air Force Base who was responding to what was believed to be an active shooter on the base.
Deputies and members of the Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team staged near the base but were released around 3:00 when an all clear was given.
Sheriff Prine indicated that after communicating with the base command staff it was determined that the call was a hoax and all civilian personnel were cleared from the area.
An investigation is being conducted by Air Force authorities.