Sen. Franken Releases Statement on Washington, DC Navy Yard Shooting

Created: 09/16/2013 4:06 PM By: Cassie Hart

U.S. Sen. Al Franken issued the following statement regarding the shooting at Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.:

"My thoughts and prayers go out to all of the people whose loved ones were victims of today’s terrible tragedy. I wish recovery for those still fighting to survive. And I offer my thanks to the many first responders who risked their lives while trying to save others. I will be following this story closely to learn more information about today’s horrific event."