NewsChannel 9 has confirmed that Randall Smith, the Navy logistics specialist wounded in Thursday’s attack, has passed away.
Smith’s grandmother confirmed his death to NewsChannel 9 Saturday morning at 1:19 a.m.
A U.S. official also confirmed Smith’s death to ABC News.
Smith was among those wounded in Thursday’s attack. Authorities say Mohammed Abdulazeez opened fire at a Marine and Naval recruitment station on Lee Highway, and then led police on a chase the Naval reserve yard off of Amnicola Highway, where he shot and killed four Marines before dying himself.
This is a developing story. Depend on NewsChannel 9 to bring you the latest details as we get them.