Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement! http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/f...survives-navy-yard-shooting-article-1.1457507 So, his mother works at the Navy yard, and he initially could not get ahold of her during the shooting, but she was ok. But, this type of tragedy has struck close to him not once, but twice before. Morgan was attending Virginia Tech in 2007 when the mass shooting occurred on that campus, and his mother also was working in the Pentagon during 9/11. I cant even begin to imagine how difficult something like this must weigh on him.