CHICAGO (CBS)– Trevor Wehner, 21, was fatally shot on his first day as a human resources intern at the Henry Pratt Company, according to Northern Illinois University President Lisa Freeman.
In a press conference Saturday morning, Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman identified Wehner as well as the other four victims who died after gunman Gary Martin, 45, opened fire inside the manufacturing plant Friday.READ MORE: Jensen Elementary Mother Dies From COVID-19 After Daughter Exposed At School
A total of 12 people, including the gunman, were shot.READ MORE: Woman Struck And Killed When Car Jumps Curb, Hits Building In Gresham
Freeman said Wehner was expected to graduate in May with a degree in Human Resource Management.
Clayton Parks, a 2014 NIU grad, was also killed in the shooting Friday.MORE NEWS: Cook County Gives $200,000 Grant To Social Service Agency Lawrence Hall
“Loss like this is devastating and senseless,” she said in a written statement. ” I ask our university community to please keep the Wehner and Parks families, friends and communities in your hearts and offer them caring thoughts.”