Loved ones anxiously await return of USS Laboon on Monday

Posted at 11:03 PM, Mar 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-11 23:03:47-04

Norfolk, Va.--Sailors with the USS Laboon are back with their loved ones.

The ship pulled into Naval Station Norfolk this morning where loved ones were waiting patiently on the pier.

For the past eight months, the Laboon has been deployed to the Eastern Mediterranean Sea.

Since leaving in July,  the crew performed several missions on sea and ashore according to the Navy.