News - Press Release: NAS JRB incident

On 02/25/2016 at approximately 9:30 am the Westworth Village Police Department received information from NAS JRB that the Main Gate access to the base needed to be closed.  The information received from NAS JRB personnel was that there was a possible explosive device at the Main Gate entrance.  The Fort Worth Fire Department EOD Unit was notified of the incident and responded to the scene.  The driver of the vehicle was detained by military personnel before being transferred in to the custody of the Westworth Village Police Department.  Westworth Village Police Department personnel then transported the detained individual to a local hospital for evaluation.  The investigation is on going and no charges have been filed by this agency at this time.