Jared Padgett

 

 

 

Age: 15

 

Summary: ninth-grade student at Reynolds High School in Portland, Oregon who shot and killed fellow classmate 14-year-old Emilio Hoffman and critically wounded a physical education teacher in the locker room of the school's gymnasium, then engaged a responding officer in a gunfight before retreating inside a school bathroom when an active shooter situation occurred at the school during morning period, who was a devout Mormon and planned to pursue a career in the military as a member of the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps program after his oldest brother served in the military in Afghanistan, but had managed to acquire his weapons from "a secure area" in the family home prior to the shooting.

 

 

Cause of Death: Self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: November 28, 1998

 

Died: June 10, 2014

 

Location: Troutdale, Oregon