(Homeland Security) – Statement by Secretary Jeh C. Johnson on Chattanooga

Release Date: July 16, 2015
For Immediate Release
DHS Press Office
Contact: 202-282-8010

The Department of Homeland Security is closely monitoring the tragic shooting in Chattanooga, and we are supporting the FBI-led investigation. We caution that, at this time, there are many unconfirmed and possibly false reports about events. Department officials are actively supporting the local response to this incident. The Department is also enhancing the security posture at certain federal facilities, out of an abundance of caution. We express our condolences to the families of those members of the United States Marine Corps who were killed.

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