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At least 2 shot at Tennessee Navy Base

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MILLINGTON, TN - (WMC-TV) - It is confirmed that at least two people have been shot near the Millington Navy Base.  Both victims are reported to be in non-critical condition.

The base is currently on lock down, but the shooter is in custody.

Reports are coming in that the suspect is a disgruntled employee who was let go earlier today.  We are working to confirm that information.

Photos sent in to Action News 5 show crime scene tape and several medics on the scene.

The U.S. Navy put out the following tweet to its Twitter account:

#BREAKING: #USNavy can confirm incident near Naval Support Activity Midsouth in #Millington. Details to follow.

Read more at WMCTV's website.

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