Fifth victim dies as result of Chattanooga shooting

Photo caption: Photo of Randall Smith courtesy Facebook

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (WANE) One of the victims of the mass shooting at two Chattanooga, Tennessee military centers has died. That brings the total number of people killed to six, including the gunman.

Darlene Proxmire, the step-grandmother of Randall Smith, called 8 News sister station NewsChannel 15 Saturday morning and said he passed away around 4 a.m. He was originally from Paulding, Ohio. 

Proxmire said Smith had extensive damage to his liver and colon from the shooting. He had a few surgeries at a hospital. He was serving in Chattanooga as a logistics specialist in the U.S. Navy at the time of the shooting.

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