The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Squire “Skip” Wells

Date: 07/16/15

Gender: Male

Age: 21

Race: White

Time: 10:58 a.m.

Suspect(s): Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez, 24

Status: Suspect killed

What happened:

Lance Cpl. Squire "Skip" Wells, 21, is one of four Marines who are shot and killed when 24-year-old Mohammad Abdulazeez opens fire on the U.S. Naval and Marine Reserve Center on Amnicola Highway. The shooter is armed with an assault rifle, a handgun, and multiple rounds of ammunition. A U.S. Navy specialist is fatally wounded in the attack. Abdulazeez is shot and killed by police.

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