Raleigh Shooter Austin Thompson Wiki, Age, Mother, Father, Brother, School & More

Austin Thompson


Real NameAustin Thompson.
Known AsShooter of Raleigh Mass Shooting.
Victims of Raleigh Mass ShootingPolice Officer Gabriel Torres (29),
Susan Karnatz (49),
Mary Marshall (34),
James Thompson (16),
Nicole Conners (52).
Birth Date2007.
Birth PlaceRaleigh, North Carolina, America.
Lives inRaleigh.
Nationality American.
GrandparentsGrandfather: Jim Thompson.
Grandmother: Pauline Thompson.
ParentsFather: Alan C. Thompson.
Mother: Elise Enders Thompson.
SiblingsBrother: Late. James Thompson.
Body Measurements
WeightKg: 44.
Pounds: 97 lbs.
HeightIn feet: 5' 1".
In centimeters: 154.94 cm.
In meters: 1.54 m.
School Knightdale High School.

Austin Thompson, The 15-Year-Old Who Caused Raleigh Mass shooting

Austin Roger Thompson, aka Austin Thompson (born in 2007), is a 15-years-old school student from North Carolina, America, who became the cause of death of 5 innocent people, including one of his family members and a police officer. According to sources, Roger ran on the streets of Hedingham with a shotgun in his hand and targeted whoever he came across.

Statement released by Austin Thompson parents

When the residents of Hedingham heard gunshots, they called 911 and described the whole scenario. Later, police came and gunned down the teenager. Police revealed that during the crossfire, Austin got fatally injured and was taken to WakeMed. It is yet to be confirmed if Thompson got wounded by his own shot or the bullets fired by the police.


Victims of Raleigh mass shooting

Raleigh Mass Shooting

An East Raleigh community is in shock and disbelief as investigators now look up for a motive behind Thursday’s mass shooting where five lives were violently taken away. The 15-year-old suspect began shooting in a residential neighborhood and continued on a popular walking trail before being taken into custody.

Those who lost their life include 52-year-old Nicole Conners, a high school student James Thompson (16), the mother of three; Susan Karnatz (49), a navy veteran Mary Marshall (34); and 29-year-old off-duty police officer Gabriel Torres.

Raleigh mass shooting

The teenage suspect continues to be in grave condition with life-threatening injuries. The question remains as to whether those were self-inflicted or not. Law enforcement officials later revealed that the suspect’s juvenile records have not turned up any criminal history.

Austin Thompson grandparents

Who are Austin Thompson’s Parents?

In 2007, Austin Roger Thompson (age 15) was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, America. Austin is the youngest child to his father, Alan C. Thompson, and mother, Elise Enders Thompson. Sources revealed that Austin is a student at Knightdale High School.

There aren’t many details available regarding the young shooter’s family, as Austin’s parents released a statement declaring that they will not give any interviews and that if anybody wants to talk to them, they can do so by contacting Russell Babb and Roger Smith.

Austin Thompson brother James Thompson

The alleged shooter’s family also revealed that there weren’t any indications/signs that their son could do such a heinous task. The mom and dad of Austin assured that they will provide complete support to the police and will not hide anything during the investigation. Indeed, it is a hard time for Mr. and Mrs. Thompson because, in just a single day, they lost their elder son, whereas the younger is lying in hospital fighting for his life.


Austin Thompson Q&A

Ques: When was Austin Thompson born?

Ans: In 2007.

Ques: How old is Austin Thompson?

Ans: 15 (in 2022).

Ques: Who are Austin Thompson’s father and mother?

Ans: Alan (father) and Elise Thompson.

Ques: Did Austin Thompson kill his brother?

Ans: Yes.

Ques: Which gun did Austin Thompson use?

Ans: He used a shotgun.

Ques: Where exactly did the Raleigh mass shooting occur?

Ans: Hedingham.

Ques: Which school did Austin Roger Thompson attend?

Ans: Knightdale High School.