2015 Chattanooga shootings

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On July 16, 2015, a gunman opened fire on two military installations in Chattanooga, Tennessee, killing five service members.[1] Another service member and a police officer were wounded. The gunman, Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez,[a] was killed at the site of the second shooting.[3][4]

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  1. His name is given as Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez in some sources, including his high school yearbook.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Pete Williams (July 16, 2015). "Chattanooga Shootings: Four Marines and Gunman Dead in Rampage at Tennessee Military Facilities". NBC News. Retrieved July 16, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. Holpuch, Amanda (July 17, 2015). "Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez: what we know about the Chattanooga gunman". The Guardian. Retrieved July 17, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Chattanooga shooting: 4 Marines killed, dead suspect identified". CNN. July 16, 2015. Retrieved July 16, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Gunman kills four Marines in attacks at military recruiting centers in Chattanooga". WJHL. July 16, 2015. Retrieved July 16, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)