Michael Carneal – Heath High School shooting (1997)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Last modified July 15, 2015


Michael Carneal (Heath High School shooting, 1997) – fatally shot and killed three students and wounded five others at Heath High School in West Paducah, Kentucky on December 1, 1997. Carneal, 14, wrapped a shotgun and a rifle in a blanket, disguising them as an art project before taking them to school where he opened fire on a youth prayer group. Carneal was reportedly taking Ritalin. http://murderpedia.org/male.C/c/carneal-michael.htm