Be the most informed person in the room with Newsy's free e-newsletter

View our privacy policy:
Trump's Conflicts of Interest
Featured Series: Trump's Conflicts of Interest
Donald Trump's international web of businesses creates unprecedented potential for conflicts of interest and corruption. And some picks for his administration might have to face their own...

Chattanooga Shooting Leaves At Least 4 Dead

Several Marines and a police officer were shot after a gunman opened fire on a Navy reserve center in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Thursday.

Authorities in Chattanooga, Tennessee have identified the suspected gunman in Thursday’s attacks on military centers. 

An unnamed U.S. official identified the shooter as 24-year-old Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez. The Chattanooga Times-Free Press, citing information from that official, reports the shooter was born in Kuwait and attended college at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. (Video via WRCB)

Abdulazeez is believed to have carried out two shootings at a Navy reserve center and a Marine recruiting station in Chattanooga, Tennessee which left four Marines dead and a police officer wounded. (Video via WTVC

“He is Dennis Pedigo. A 16-year veteran of the force. He was rushed to Erlanger, he had surgery and is said to be in stable condition,” WDEF reported

Chattanooga Police confirmed about 1:15 p.m. local time the shooter was dead and it was no longer an active shooting situation. 

Chattanooga State Community College and Lee University both went on lockdown after the shooting.

 The shooting is still under investigation by the FBI.

This video includes images from Getty Images. 

Featured Stories
Mike Pompeo and Rex Tillerson

Pompeo Confirmed For CIA Head, Rex Tillerson Approved By Senate Panel

People on the National Mall.

Supporters, Detractors Describe Hopes For Trump's Presidency In 1 Word

Donald Trump signs a memorandum.

With The Stroke Of A Pen, Trump Pulls The US From The TPP

Want to see more stories like this?
Like Newsy on Facebook for More Breaking News Coverage