Two Elite FBI Counterterror Agents KIlled in Training Tragedy

Two agents from an elite FBI counterterror unit—Christopher Lorek, 41,…

Two agents from an elite FBI counterterror unit—Christopher Lorek, 41, and Stephen Shaw, 40—were tragically killed Friday in what has been described as a training exercise in the Virginia Beach area, the FBI said Sunday. According to an FBI spokesperson, the deaths did not involve gunfire, but

The agents were part of the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team, which is part of the Critical Incident Response Group, and is based at Quantico. As of press time, no further details were given, other than the FBI’s statement that the cause of the incident was “under review.”

Read More at WashingtonPost.com.

Load Comments