Two Coast Guard members shot dead

Two members of the Coast Guard communications station in Kodiak have died in a shooting incident.

The latest reports say the Coast Guard members were shot and appear to be victims of a double homicide.

Coast Guard officials say the shootings likely occurred between and 7 and 8am.

Officials believe a third person was involved, but no one is in custody at this time.

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents headed to the island, which is located about 250 miles from Anchorage, earlier this afternoon.