In Honor of 4 Marines Who Lost Their Lives in Chattanooga Shooting (PHOTOS)

On Thursday, four Marines lost their lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee, when Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez opened fired on them an AK-47 style weapon. The 24-year-old suspected shooter is now dead, but he killed some pretty extraordinary men before he was eventually gunned down by law enforcement.


Not much is known about Abdulazeez's motive for hitting two targets on Thursday. According to witnesses, Abdulazeez first shot through the glass doors of a military recruiting center in a strip mall, then drove in a rented silver Ford Mustang seven miles to a naval reserve center. He rammed into a gate at some point during his rampage and was killed by police.

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Four marines were tragically killed on their home turf, and we'd like to honor their service and memory here.


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