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BREAKING: Domestic Terrorism in Tennessee

Updated July 16, 2015
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BREAKING: Domestic Terrorism in Tennessee



In what's being called a lone-wolf act of domestic terrorism, four Marines were reportedly killed Thursday at a Chattanooga, Tenn., Navy training center, in one of two attacks at area military facilities that happened nearly simultaneously and just seven miles apart.

The gunman killed the Marines by opening fire at the Naval Reserves Operations Center on Amnicola Highway.  The gunmen was also killed.

Witness near the Naval Reserve Center on Amnicola Highway said they heard a barrage of gunfire around 11 a.m.

The names of the Marines who were shot are not being released yet, but Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam confirmed that "lives have been lost.

Update:  There is a fifth victim in the attack.  Also, the Chattanooga gunman has been identified as Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez (pictured below) and is believed to have been born in Kuwait.  His citizenship it not yet known.

Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez

This story is still developing.

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