Anthony McRae Wiki, Age, Wife, Height, Parents & Instagram

Anthony McRae


Real NameAnthony Dwayne McRae.
In Headlines forMichigan State University Shooter.
Birth DateJune 10, 1979.
Birth PlaceLancing, Michigan, United States.
Home in East Lancing, Michigan.
Nationality American.
ParentsFather: Mike McRae.
Mother: Linda McRae.
Siblings Brother: Michael McRae.
Sister: Melinda McRae.
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Body Measurements
HeightIn feet: 5' 4".
In centimeters: 162.5 cm.
In meters: 1.62 m.
WeightKg: 74.8.
Pounds: 165 lbs.

Who is Michigan State University Shooter Anthony McRae?

Anthony Dwayne McRae (born on June 10, 1979) was a 43-year-old criminal who attacked Michigan State University on February 13 and killed Arielle Anderson (19), Brian Fraser (20), and Alexandria Verner. The identities of 5 students who got injured during the attack are not revealed by the police yet.

According to sources, at around 8:18 p.m., someone called 911 reporting about gun firing at Berkey Hall at Michigan State University. Soon one more call came suggesting that shots were fired at the MSU Union building.

Cops quickly responded and reached the scene, where they found 3 injured youngsters who could not survive. The suspect, Anthony, kept moving from building to building, firing bullets. Meanwhile, MSU police kept updating locals about the situation through their Twitter handle.

Victims of MSU Shooting

At 11 p.m., a security camera captured the suspect walking in a stairwell wearing red shoes, a denim jacket, and a baseball cap. Eighteen minutes later Police Department shared photos on Twitter through which an East Lancing citizen recognized him as Anthony Dwayne McRae.

At around 11:35, law enforcers recovered McRae from an undisclosed location; sources say that by the police reached him, he had already shot himself.


MSU shooter Anthony McRae

Why Anthony McRae Killed MSU Students?

The MSU massacre was the 67th incident of gun violence in America, where innocents lost their lives for no reason. Sometimes it happens because of the suspects’ troubled mental health, and sometimes, it happens because of racism, but what was the reason behind the attack on MSU?

According to ABC News, McRae had no connection with Michigan State University; he was neither a student nor a staff member there. Reportedly police checked a house nearby the campus; according to reports, the said house belongs to Anthony. When questioned, McRae’s neighbors described him as a socially isolated person who behaved nicely when talked to.

The family members of the MSU gun shooter were also questioned; they expressed that they were shocked that Anthony did. Dwayne’s sister Melinda McRae revealed that he started living alone after his mother, Linda’s death. She added that after losing his mother, Anthony had become more violent.


Michigan State University Shooter Anthony McRae Biography

Anthony McRae’s Criminal Records

It has come out that three years ago (2019), McRae was arrested and charged with a felony carrying a concealed weapon. He pleaded to a lesser charge of misdemeanor, and his probation ended in May 2021.

Anthony’s dad, Mike McRae, revealed that he had told him to get rid of all the weapons to avoid any future troubles, but the 43-year-old did not listen to his father.


Michigan State University Shooter Anthony McRae Facebook

From Where is Anthony McRae?

On June 10, 1979, Anthony Dwayne McRae (age 43) was born in Michigan, United States. According to sources, he had connections with New Jersey also, as he had spent some time there too.

He was very close to his mother, Linda, who lost her life in 2019. After the death of Mrs. McRae, Dwayne started remaining evil angry, and isolated. He started living in a house that was not very far from the MSU campus.



Anthony McRae Q&A

Ques: How old was Anthony McRae?

Ans: 43.

Ques: Is MSU gunman Anthony McRae alive?

Ans: Sources say that he died of self-inflicting gunshots.

Ques: Who was Anthony McRae’s mother?

Ans: Linda McRae.

Ques: Which weapon did the MSU gunman use?

Ans: Police are yet to reveal details about the weapon used, but according to the speculations, McRae had a pistol.