Jaylen Fryberg

 

 

 

Age: 15

 

Summary: student and star football player at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Washington state who was responsible for the deadly Marysville Pilchuk High School shooting in which he shot and killed fellow student 14-year-old Zoe Galasso at the scene and also critically wounded four other classmates including his cousins Andrew Fryberg and Nate Hatch following a verbal altercation during an early lunch break inside the school cafeteria, who had been a recent target of racist comments against several students belonging to the Tulalip Native American tribe and also became increasingly angry at a female classmate who would not date him after he was named the school's freshman homecoming prince at a football game prior to the shooting, but the motive remains under investigation.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: July 31, 1999

 

Died: October 24, 2014

 

Location: Marysville, Washington