|Real Name||Deion Patterson.|
|In News||Atlanta Shooting Suspect.|
|Birth Date||October 1998.|
|Birth Place||Georgia, United States.|
|Lives in||Atlanta, Georgia, America,|
Mother: Minyone Patterson.
Pounds: 173.2 lbs.
|Height||In feet: 5' 11.5".|
In centimeters: 181.6 cm.
In meters: 1.81 m.
|Profession||Former US Coast Guard.|
|Served as||Electrician’s Mate Second Class (July 2018-January 2023).|
Who is Atlanta Shooting Suspect Deion Patterson?
Deion Patterson (age: 24 years; born in October 1998) is a former American coast guard who served 4 years as Electrician’s Mate Second Class in US Coast Guard. Recently, in May 2023, Patterson became the headline topic after being recognized as the prime suspect in the Atlanta Shooting that left Amy St. Pierre (38) dead and 4 others injured.
Incidents of Mass shootings have become common in America; every day, we hear about tragedies causing innocents to lose their lives. This time it happened in the waiting room of Laureate Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia, where a young African-American male targeted the hospital staff with his handgun
Soon after firing rounds, Deion fled from the scene, following which Police raised a Wanted sign throughout the city, terming Patterson, a dangerous armed man.
Reason Behind Atlanta Mass Shooting
The Atlanta community was shaken to its core in May 2023 following a tragic shooting incident at a medical facility. The victim, in this case, was a medical employee, leaving everyone in the area profoundly saddened and shocked. According to sources, the suspect, in this case, had a military background and had initially attended a medical appointment at the building on May 3.
His mother accompanied him during the appointment, but things turned dark when he became agitated and pulled out a handgun, allegedly starting to shoot indiscriminately. Patterson’s mother, Minyone, came forward and stated that her son had been given some ‘messed up medication’ instead of Atvian, which may have contributed to his violent outburst.
However, the authorities are still investigating the motive behind the attack. Atlanta Police Department Chief informed reporters that Deion shot five women in a waiting room on the 11th floor of the building, causing chaos and panic in the area.
Search For Deion Patterson Ended
According to sources, Patterson was in the waiting room for only two minutes after the shooting before leaving and visiting a nearby gas station on foot, where he stole a pickup truck. About 20 minutes later, Police were alerted after cameras picked up the vehicle’s tag number, and it was discovered that the suspect had fled to Cobb County, just northwest of Atlanta.
Patterson was captured more than 10 miles north of the shooting location by an undercover cop inside a gated condominium complex in Cobb County. A resident of Waterford Place raised concern about dogs barking within the complex, fearing that the suspect could be hiding in the pool area.
She promptly informed a police officer responding to a noise complaint in the area. A 911 call operator alerted officers to the potential presence of the suspect. The swift action of law enforcement led to Patterson’s arrest, who was charged with murder and four counts of aggravated assault.
From Where is Deion Patterson?
In October 1998, Deion Patterson (age 24) was born in Atlanta, Georgia. According to sources, he has Afric-American roots. We do not know much about his family besides his mother, Minyone Patterson.
According to sources, Deion was only 17 when he face charges of possession of Marijuana; two years later, he was arrested for probation violation. He tried bringing his life on track by joining US Coast Guard in 2018.
For three years, he served the nation, but in May 2023, following his exit from the USCG, he got arrested as the suspect in the Atlanta Medical Center shooting case.
Deion Patterson Q&A
Ques: Who is Deion Patterson’s mother?
Ans: Minyone Patterson.
Ques: How old is Deion Patterson?
Ans: 24 (as of 2022).
Ques: What is Deion Patterson’s date of birth?
Ans: October 1998.
Ques: Is Deion Patterson present on Instagram?