Trystan Andrew Terrell Bio
Trystan Andrew Terrell is a former UNCC student and the suspect in a fatal shooting on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
According to the North Carolina State Board of Elections, Terrell is a registered member of the Libertarian Party. The registration gives his registered county Mecklenburg, where UNCC is located.
Police reportedly say the suspect is in custody after Univ of North Carolina, Charlotte campus shooting. Authorities say no one else is believed to be involved in the killing of two and wounding of four others. WSOC reports suspect is 22-yr-old student Trystan Andrew Terrell. pic.twitter.com/tm5LBxEdaH
— News 93.1 KFBK (@kfbk) April 30, 2019
Trystan Andrew Terrell Age
Terrell is 22 years old.
Question: where did this darkened version of the #UNCCharlotte shooter come from … Looks nothing like his real picture … I saw it on @COED originally and @Breaking911 #UNCCharlotteShooting #trystanterrell #TrystanAndrewTerrell pic.twitter.com/drG76lghsU
— CJ G (@cjgproduxions) May 1, 2019
UNC Charlotte Shooting
The shooting took place on April 30, the final day of classes in the Spring semester. In total, six people were wounded and two were shot dead. Three others have life-threatening injuries while one other person is stable. The victims are being treated at Carolinas Medical Center Main Hospital in Charlotte. The two deceased victims are believed to be white males who were students at UNCC.
#BREAKING: Suspect Trystan Andrew Terrell has been charged in #UNCC school shooting.
• 2 counts of murder
• 4 counts of attempted murder
• 4 counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill
• possession of firearm on edu property
• discharging firearm of edu prop pic.twitter.com/pDkL862sLR
— Christine Sperow WBTV (@ChristineOnTV) May 1, 2019
The shooting occurred on the same night as rapper Waka Flocka Flame was due to perform at Jerry Richardson Stadium on campus. The doors for the concert opened at 6 p.m., just before the shooting was first reported. Chief Baker told the media that officers had just finished a briefing about the event when the gunfire began. The rapper later confirmed via his Instagram page that the free concert had been canceled.
Trystan Andrew Terrell used a pistol to open fire on students in a classroom building at UNC-Charlotte, killing two and wounding four
Mug shot released of suspected #UNCC shooter, 22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell.
He’s facing a dozen charges, including two counts of murder and four counts of attempted murder. pic.twitter.com/dWV6psPujk
— Courtney Anderson (@CourtneyTVNews) May 1, 2019
Trystan Andrew Terrell Parents
Trystan Andrew Terrell’s parents are Craig Terrell (father) and Robyn Ann Terrell (mother). Terrell’s mother, Robyn Terrell, passed away on December 18, 2011, following a battle with breast cancer. She was 47 years old.
Trystan Andrew Terrell Family
He was born to Craig Terrell and Robyn Terrell. He has a sister named Chloe Terrell.
Shot Dead: Victims of Shooting
Ellis Parlier, dead. Riley Howell, dead. Drew Pescaro, injured. Sean Dehart, in critical condition. Rami Alramatin, in critical condition. Emily Haupt, in critical condition. These are the names of the people that Trystan Andrew Terrell effected when he decided to open fire.
Trystan Andrew Terrell Ethnicity
He is described as being white and “not Hispanic or not Latino.”
Trystan Andrew Terrell Arrested
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department releases mugshot of 22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell, charged with two counts of murder, four counts of attempted murder after shooting on UNC Charlotte campus.
UNCC Shooter being taken away, hope everyone is safe pic.twitter.com/l7QsgUtwbS
— Katherine Lopez (@K_lopez94) April 30, 2019
NEW: Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department releases mugshot of 22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell, charged with two counts of murder, four counts of attempted murder after shooting on UNC Charlotte campus. https://t.co/nclUxEYkI5 pic.twitter.com/izxj3Nrv2y
— ABC News (@ABC) May 1, 2019
10 Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Trystan Terrell, 22, opened fire on the UNC campus on Tuesday afternoon
- Witnesses say he went into a classroom, firing his gun, without saying anything
- Riley Howell, 21, and Ellis Parlier, 19, died from their injuries and four others were injured including three critically
- Terrell was arrested not long afterward on the campus and taken into custody
- As he was led into custody, he told reporters: ‘I went into a classroom and shot some guys’
- Terrell had been studying history but dropped out of UNC earlier this semester
- His mother died in 2011 and his father has previously described him as autistic
- The 22-year-old faces two charges of murder and four of attempted murder
- Terrell Is a Registered Libertarian & Does Not Appear to Have a Criminal Record
- Terrell Lives Directly Across the Street From a Light Rail Service that Goes to the UNCC Campus
- Trystan Terrell’s Mother Passed Away in 2011 After a Battle With Breast Cancer
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