The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides

Justified Homicides

Mohammad Abdulazeez


Date: 07/16/15


Gender: male


Age: 24


Race: Arab-American


Time: 10:58 a.m.


Status: JUSTIFIED. KILLED BY Officers Sean O'Brien, Grover Wilson, Jeff Lancaster, Keven Flanagan and Lucas Timmons

What happened:

Mohammad Abdulazeez is shot and killed by five Chattanooga police officers after he attacked two military sites in Chattanooga with two assault rifles and a handgun. Abdulazeez killed five U.S. service members in the attack.

Note: Justified homicides are included in The Toll. After investigation, officials have determined that this homicide was justified.


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