Breaking: Two shot near Naval base; 1 suspect in custody

Breaking: Two shot near Naval base; 1 suspect in custody

Breaking: Two shot near Naval base; 1 suspect in custody

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Multiple People Shot Near Tennessee Navy Base

Posted on October 24, 2013 at 2:54 PM

Updated Thursday, Oct 24 at 3:00 PM

Millington, TN -- Two people have been shot near the Naval Support Activity Mid-South in Millington, TN  (near Memphis).

The Navy confirms that they have the shooter in custody and there is not currently a lockdown at the base.

The Navy tweeted that the shooting victims do not appear to have life threatening injuries.

ABC24 in Memphis cites a source at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office saying the shooter was a disgruntled employee who walked off the base to his car, got a gun, and began shooting.

We will have more on this story as it develops.

 

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