Facts about TJ Lane
- His full name is Thomas “T.J” Michael Lane III
- He was born on September 19, 1994
- He is currently 20 years old.
- Before the attacks, he was described as, ‘one of the nicest kids you could meet’.
- It was said that he often had a sad look in his eyes.
- Torilyn LaCasse, described him when he was in high-school as a loner who was bullied regularly.
- Lane reportedly comes from a really broken-down home. Students say he lives with his grandparents, and may have had a violent home life.
- Other friends of the suspect, however, say they never saw any evidence that Lane had been picked on, and described him as a quiet but very normal teenage boy.
Evan Erasmus, one of the first to label Lane as one of the outcast type, said he couldn’t believe the sweet, quiet kid from his school was responsible for the attack.
- He gave the finger and smirks as he is sentenced to life for shooting rampage that left three Chardon High School students dead
- He wore a shirt that read ‘Killer’ across his chest.
- He is five-foot-and-ten-inches tall.
On February 27, 2012, at roughly 7:30 a.m., a 17-year-old boy randomly stood up and opened fire in the Chardon High School cafeteria with a .22 caliber gun. The shooter, who was later identified as TJ Lane, managed to take down six students, three of whom later died of their injuries. TJ left the gun at the scene as he fled from the school, only to be apprehended by his car parked not too far away.
- He has three consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole.
- TJ Lane escaped from prison on September 11, 2014
After the shooting on February, students that had communicated or saw T.J around the school were interviewed. One student had said, “He used to sit all by himself at lunch and people would walk by and not notice he was sitting there and just walk by like he doesn’t exist.”
If anyone knows, will you please give me his correct height, some people say 5′8. I’ve heard 5′10. If you know, send me a mesage. And if anything else is wrong send me a message. (: xx
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