Leejay Ponte



Age: 15


Summary: student at Rosedale Senior High School and one of the nine students killed in that school's massacre, in which the gunman identified as 15-year-old Tyler James Pratt was charged with several counts of first-degree murder and the shooting briefly became a subject in the plaintiff case Youngren vs. State of Delaware about tighter gun-control laws across the nation, but the case had later been closed ever since.



Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting


Born: December 30, 1985


Died: May 24, 2001


Location: Newton, Massachusetts