FBI searches woods at intersection of Highway 153 and Amnicola

FBI investigators search a ditch at the Amnicola Highway exit ramp on northbound Highway 153 on Thursday, July 23, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn. FBI agent Jason Pack said the agency is following up on a lead in an ongoing investigation into two attacks on military installations in Chattanooga by a 24-year-old gunman who took this exit ramp on his way to fatally shoot four service members before falling in a hail of police gunfire.
photo The FBI is searching the woods off the Highway 153 exit of Amnicola Highway. The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Chattanooga Police are on scene controlling traffic. Authorities have parts of the woods taped off with yellow caution tape.

The FBI is searching the woods off the Highway 153 exit of Amnicola Highway.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Chattanooga Police are on scene controlling traffic. Authorities have parts of the woods taped off with yellow caution tape.

This area is a new focus for the FBI, and has not previously been a part of the investigation into two attacks on military installations in Chattanooga by a 24-year-old gunman who fatally shot four servicemembers before falling in a hail of police gunfire.