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James Austin Hancock

James Austin Hancock

James Austin Hancock was a freshman at Madison High School (Madison, Ohio). In February 2016, he fired 6 rounds and shot 2 students at the cafeteria. [undefined] Eye-witnesses say he had a smirk on his face while he was shooting. [1]4 students were injured, but none of the injuries are considered life-threatening.

Hancock is on the school's wrestling team.

Hancock’s great grandfather was an avid hunter, life member of National Rifle Association and a Republican National Committee contributor.

[undefined] Hancock’s parents are Joe and Sarah Hancock.

The couple also have two younger daughters.


Citation Linktwitter.comInterview with a student's dad.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:39 PM
Citation Linkyoutube.comNews report on the shooting.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:36 PM
Citation Linktwitter.comA student tweet about the shooting.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:37 PM
Citation Linkwilsonschrammspaulding.comObituary of Hancock's grandfather.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:41 PM
Citation Linkwww.youtube.comNews report on the shooting.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:36 PM