Patton was "taken down" by fellow guardsmen after he emptied his weapon and attempted to run.
Mary Williams was reunited with her husband after being locked down on the Millington navy base.
FBI officials searched the Cordova home of the suspected National Guard Armory shooter in the evening. Neighbors say the home belongs to Sergeant First Class Amos Patton.
"You never think something like this will happen on your watch, in good ol' Tennessee here, but it did happen," said Maj. Gen. Haston.
The gun fired at Major Jeff Crawford striking him in the thigh; he has since been released from The MED. A Army National Guard military recruiter will appear before a judge Friday morning after a horrific shooting Thursday evening.More >> The suspect in the National Guard Armory shooting in Millington was charged with assault of federal property and carrying and using a firearm during a federal crime of violence.More >> (WMC-TV) - The Millington Naval Base shooting brought the reality of an active shooter situation closer to home. Would you know what to do if your workplace was attacked? An expert says there are otherMore >> The Millington Naval Base shooting brought the reality of an active shooter situation closer to home. Would you know what to do if your workplace was attacked?More >>
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Police said when they received the shooting call, they hoped it was a drill. See more from the scene in this slideshow.
Police said when they received the shooting call, they hoped it was a drill. See more from the scene in this slideshow.More >>