Social Media Navy reports news of shooter in real-time on Twitter While the assailant was still in the building at the Washington Navy Yard, the Navy was offering the latest details via social media. By Matt WilsonSept. 16, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.