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Suspect charged with Nat'l Guard Armory shooting

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Investigators accuse Sergeant First Class Amos Patton of Cordova of shooting his commanding officers and grazing a third officer in the armory Thursday. Investigators accuse Sergeant First Class Amos Patton of Cordova of shooting his commanding officers and grazing a third officer in the armory Thursday.
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MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - 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.

Investigators accuse Sergeant First Class Amos Patton of Cordova of shooting his commanding officers and grazing a third officer in the armory Thursday. Read more about the shooting here.

Patton was ordered to be held without bond. A bond hearing is set for Wednesday.

FBI members said a news conference will follow his court appearance around 3:30 p.m. We will work to bring it to you live on WMCTV.COM and our mobile apps.

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