Maryland school shooting victim dies as her family take her off life support two days after she and another student were shot by her ex-boyfriend

The female student of Great Mills high school, who was shot by another student this Tuesday, has died, bringing the death toll to 2.

16-year-old Jaelynn Wiley was shot in the head on Tuesday, March 22, by 17-year-old Austin Rollins, before he was gunned down by the school’s resource officer.

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Jealynn’s parents told the media that their daughter was brain dead and they planned to take her off life support. She died at 11:34pm on the night of Thursday, March 22, surrounded by her family, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement on Friday.

Jealynn’s parents

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office said on Wednesday that Rollins and Willey had been in a relationship that recently ended.

“All indications suggest the shooting was not a random act of violence,” police said in a statement.

Rollins, the shooter

 

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