OAKLAND CO, MI (77WABC) – 15 year old Ethan Crumbley is being charged as an adult with terrorism and murder in the shooting deaths of four students at an an Oxford Michigan High School. 8 others were injured.
The high school sophomore lives with his parents James and Jennifer in Oxford, less than two miles from where he opened fire on Tuesday, killing Tate Myre, 16, Hana St Juliana, 14, and 17-year-old Madisyn Baldwin. A fourth boy, Justin Shilling, 17, died in the hospital on Wednesday morning.
Authorities say Crumbley had made a video detailing his plans for the shooting at Oxford High School They say he used his fathers 9mm hand gun in the deadly rampage and reportedly flaunted it on instagram. His parents could also be facing charges.
Crumbley’s motive for the shooting remains unconfirmed by police, but kids at the school say he was being bullied.
The teen’s parents had recently been notified about their sons behavior at school.