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Shooting at National Guard Facility Near NSA Millington

Shooting at National Guard Facility Near NSA Millington
Release Date: 10/24/2013 3:12:00 PM

From Defense Media Activity-Navy

WASHINGTON (NNS) — A shooting occurred at approximately 12:47 (local time) today at a National Guard facility located near Naval Support Activity (NSA) Mid-South, Millington, Tenn. No fatalities were reported, but two National Guardsmen received non-life threatening injuries.

U.S. Navy and Millington Police Department personnel responded to the incident. The suspect, a National Guardsman, was taken into custody. The Naval Support Activity was briefly put on lockdown as a precaution, but has since lifted that restriction.

The U.S. Navy and U.S. Army are working with local law enforcement to investigate the incident. For more information contact Mr. Randy Harris, Public Affairs Officer for the TN National Guard, at 615-313-0662 or randy.d.harris3.civ@mail.mil.

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