Steven Kazmierczak

 

Age: 27

 

Summary: former sociology graduate student who fatally shot five students and injured 16 others during a class in a large lecture hall with 150-200 students on the campus of Northern Illinois University, in which one witness reported that at least 30 rounds were fired by the gunman and many victims were shot in the head with at least six in critical condition and several others severely wounded.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: August 26, 1980

 

Died: February 14, 2008

 

Location: DeKalb, Illinois