One missile fired at mystery flying object wound up in Lake Huron, officials say

By: - February 14, 2023 1:46 pm

Gen. Mark Milley, at right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, walks with former secretary of defense Mark Esper in this Jan. 8, 2020, file photo. On Tuesday, Milley said “the first shot missed” when two U.S. Air Force F-16 fighter jets were ordered to shoot down a low-altitude object over Lake Huron on Sunday. (Drew Angerer | Getty Images)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.