Matti Juhani Saari



Age: 22


Summary: culinary arts student who had shot and killed 10 fellow students and injured one at western Finland's Kauhajoki vocational college in an apparent "copycat" imitation of Pekka-Eric Auvinen, the 18-year-old student who opened fire and killed eight people at his high school in southern Finland in November 2007, in the country's second school shooting incident in less than a year, but who was interviewed by authorities just one day before the killings after he posted four clips on the video-sharing website YouTube and police began investigations soon after the posting.



Cause of Death: Self-inflicted gunshot wound


Born: May 20, 1986


Died: September 23, 2008


Location: Tampere, Finland