Two people killed in shooting at Henning post office

Two people were killed this morning in a shooting at the post office in Henning, Tennessee.

Sources with the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department said two female employees were killed in an incident that was reported around 9:00 a.m. Monday.

The circumstances that led to the shooting are unclear.

Police are searching for two suspects who left the scene in a burgundy Chevrolet truck. They are considered armed and dangerous.

After the shooting, nearby Ripley Primary School went on lockdown. The lockdown was lifted around 11:00 a.m.

Henning is located approximately 50 miles northeast of Memphis.