Up to 2 shot near Millington, Tenn. Navy base

 There are reports of at least two people who have been shot near the Navy Recruiting Station in TN.

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Cops gathered Thursday after reports of a shooting near a Navy Recruiting Station in Millington, Tenn.

An Army National Guardsman shot two others during a scuffle in a Tennessee recruitment center on Thursday, sources told the Daily News.

The gunfire erupted after the three men began to argue in the center, which sits just outside the Millington Navy Base, about 12:30 p.m., the sources said.

Naval Support Activity Mid-South in Millington, TN.

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Naval Support Activity Mid-South in Millington, TN.

During the spat, one of the men pulled out a gun and opened fire, striking one man in the foot and the other in the leg, sources said.

Both men were expected to survive.

A shooter is in custody after two people were shot Thursday afternoon near the Naval Support Activity Mid-South, north of Memphis.

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A shooter is in custody after two people were shot Thursday afternoon near the Naval Support Activity Mid-South, north of Memphis.

The base was put on lockdown, which was lifted a short time after the gunman was taken into custody, a U.S. Navy official said.

More than “7,500 military, civilian, and contract personnel” work on the base, according to a Navy website.

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