Assault probe underway at Fort Leavenworth medical facility

An assault probe is underway Thursday at Fort Leavenworth's medical facility.

An assault probe is underway Thursday at Fort Leavenworth's medical facility.

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Authorities are investigating after an employee at the Fort Leavenworth medical facility assaulted two co-workers.

The fort said on its website that the Munson Army Health Center will be closed Thursday while the probe into Wednesday’s assault is underway. The online posting says the suspect is in custody and that both victims are being treated for their injuries.

No other information was immediately available. Fort staff didn’t immediately respond to an email from The Associated Press seeking more information.