The Chardon High School shooting occurred on February 27, 2012. Three male students died within the two days following the incident. Two other students were hospitalized: one of whom sustained several serious injuries requiring extensive rehabilitation, the other with a minor injury. The seriously injured victim has been declared permanently paralyzed. A sixth student sustained a superficial wound.Student witnesses identified the shooter as Thomas “T. J.” Lane III, a 17 year-old juvenile. It was confirmed he was the shooter and he received three life sentences on March 19, 2013. Above he is at his final sentencing, he wore a shirt with the word ‘KILLER’ written on it.