2 officers shot near Pentagon; alleged gunman dies

(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

WASHINGTON - (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.

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