Suspect is now in custody. No details yet as to the identity of the suspect. RAF Mildenhall is used by the US Air Force for refuelling and was the target of a planned attack by an Islamic State (ISIS) supporter last year.
SKY NEWS Shots were fired after a car rammed the gates of a US Air Force base in Suffolk, forcing a lockdown. A Ministry of Defence (MoD) source said a man driving a car tried to force the vehicle into the barriers at the entrance to RAF Mildenhall, near Bury St Edmunds, at 1pm on Monday.
Suffolk Police said shots were fired by American service personnel at the base, which was placed on lockdown, with aircraft grounded. Sky sources said the man pretended to be someone else to get through the checkpoint.