ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – An active-duty soldier from metro Atlanta native primarily based out of Washington state’s Joint Base Lewis McChord was shot and killed at a social gathering over the weekend.
On Sunday JBLM recognized the soldier as 25-year-old Military Sgt. Emmett Leviticus Moore. He was a member of 1-14 Cavalry Squadron, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Fight Staff, seventh Infantry Division.
In keeping with deputies, Moore was at a social gathering at a house in Parkland Saturday night when gunfire broke out.
Moore died on the scene after paramedics have been unable to revive him, in response to deputies.
The alleged shooter who was on the occasion left the scene, police stated.
Investigators are working to be taught what led as much as the capturing,
No arrests have been made but.
“It’s with a heavy coronary heart that we mourn the lack of Sgt. Moore.” Lt. Col. John C. Tisserand, 1-14 CAV Battalion Commander stated in an announcement. “That is a particularly tough time for the Warhorse household. Our major mission now’s taking good care of the members of the family of our fallen Soldier. We additionally respectfully request privateness for Sgt. Moore’s household as they navigate by way of this tough time.”
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