FBI raids apartment of Muslim family at Mountain Creek Apartments

Authorities reportedly following lead on Abdulazeez associates

FBI agents prepare in a staging area on Hixson Pike before leaving to investigate the nearby home of gunman Mohammad Abdulazeez on Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Abdulazeez is the gunman in a shooting at both the Amnicola Highway Armed Forces Career Center and the Naval Operational Support Center on Amnicola Highway which left five dead, including the shooter, and a Chattanooga police officer wounded.
photo Investigators with the FBI work the scene of the July, 16 shooting at the Armed Forces Career Center on Lee Highway on Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn. U.S. Navy Petty Officer Randall Smith died Saturday from wounds sustained when gunman Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez shot and killed four U.S. Marines and wounded two others and a Chattanooga police officer at the Naval Operational Support Center on Amnicola Highway shortly after firing into the Armed Forces Career Center.

FBI agents raided a residence in Red Bank to investigate a lead about an associate of Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez on Monday night at Mountain Creek Apartments.

The apartment was home to a Muslim family of six kids and a widow, according to neighbors, and one of the sons knew Abdulazeez.