Incident

2-27-2012 Ohio Chardon 6-1

Location

February 27, 2012

Chardon High School
Incident Address
Chardon, Ohio

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Demetrius C. Hewlin
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Daniel Vincent Parmertor
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Russell D. King, Jr.
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nate Mueller
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nick Walczak
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Joy Rickers
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Mass shooting - Perp Knows Victims
  • Name: Thomas "T.J." Lane III
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • School Incident
  • School Shooting - elementary/secondary school
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Backfill
  • Criminal act with stolen gun
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Gun(s) stolen from owner

Notes

Gun stolen from perp's uncle, who bought it legally. Nate Mueller was grazed in ear & not hospitalized. Demetrius Hewlin died on scene; Daniel Parmertor died hours later; Russell King Jr. died the next day. King's father died of an overdose on 2-year anniv. of shooting. Killer got 3 life sentences in 2014.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 22 LR

Sources

District

Congressional District: 14
State Senate District: 32
State House District: 99