Incident

4-16-2007 Virginia Blacksburg 49-1

Location

April 16, 2007

Virginia Tech - Norris Hall
Incident Address
Blacksburg, Virginia

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Christopher James Bishop
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jocelyne Couture-Nowak
  • Age: 49
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kevin P Granata
  • Age: 45
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Liviu Librescu
  • Age: 76
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: G. V. Loganathan
  • Age: 53
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ross Abdallah Alameddine
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Brian R Bluhm
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ryan Christopher Clark
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Austin Michelle Cloyd
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Daniel Alejandro Perez Cueva
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Matthew Gregory Gwaltney
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Caitlin Millar Hammaren
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jeremy Michael Herbstritt
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Rachael Elizabeth Hill
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Emily Jane Hilscher
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jarrett Lee Lane
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Matthew Joseph La Porte
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Henry J. Lee
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Partahi Mamora Halomoan Lumbantoruan
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lauren Ashley McCain
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Daniel Patrick O’Neil
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Juan Ramón Ortiz-Ortiz
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Minal Hiralal Panchal
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Erin Nicole Peterson
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Michael Steven Pohle Jr
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Julia Kathleen Pryde
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Mary Karen Read
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Reema Joseph Samaha
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Waleed Mohamed Shaalan
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Leslie Geraldine Sherman
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Maxine Shelly Turner
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nicole Regina White
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Colin Goddard
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Emily Hass
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kristina Anderson
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kevin Sterne
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Derek O’Dell
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Allison Cook
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Sean McQuade
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lily Habtu
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Katelyn Carney
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Seung-Hui Cho
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • School Incident
  • School Shooting - university/college
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Notable
  • Backfill

Notes

Glock 19, Walther P22 carried nineteen 10- and 15-round magazines, and nearly 400 rounds of ammunition

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: 9mm
  • Type: 22 LR

District

Congressional District: 9
State Senate District: 5
State House District: 41