CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WHTM) – According to WANE Ohio, a fifth victim who suffered wounds from the shooting in Chattanooga died July 18th at 2:17 a.m.
A relative called WANE Saturday morning and confirmed that a sailor serving in Tennessee died that morning.
He had extensive damage to his liver and colon after being shot. He underwent surgery at a hospital.
They are not releasing his name at this time.
This brings the total to four US Marines and one Sailor who were killed in the incident, as well as the gunman.
Previously reported: http://abc27.com/ap/us-navy-says-sailor-injured-in-tennessee-shooting-has-died/