2015 Chattanooga Marines Shooting

2015 Chattanooga Marines Shooting14 posts

On July 16, 2015, Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, a Kuwaiti-born American attacked two recruitment centers in Chattanooga, TN, killing four marines and injuring others. He is killed at the scene.

18 Jul, 2015

Fifth victim dies


Randall Smith victim AbdulazeezNavy Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith — a reservist serving on active duty in Chattanooga — dies with members of his family by his side. Smith was the father of three young daughters. He entered the Navy after losing a college baseball scholarship to a shoulder injury.

16 Jul, 2015

Dies in attack


Abdulazeez dies of unknown causes during the attack. Officials confirm his death, but refuse to provide any other details at this point in time.

The local law enforcement had a great response and they were able to neutralise the threat.

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