Francisco Fernandez

 

 

Age: 17

 

Summary: eleventh-grade student at Aztec High School in northwestern New Mexico who was one of two students shot and killed during a shooting rampage on campus when a gunman disguised as a student opened fire inside a classroom shortly after morning classes began at the school, then committed suicide at the scene, in which authorities said the suspected shooter identified as 21-year-old former student William Atchison had previously been investigated by the FBI in 2016 for making notable comments on an online gaming forum about planning a mass shooting, but was not charged because he had not committed a crime and did not own a gun at the time.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: June 7, 2000

 

Died: December 7, 2017

 

Location: Aztec, New Mexico