16-year-old Evan Ramsey was reportedly picked on frequently at school. Due to his small stature, he was allegedly referred to as "Screech", after the nerdy character from Saved By the Bell. In addition to having a hard time at school. Ramsey also had a miserable home life. His father was in prison and his mother was a negligent alcoholic. Ramsey would end up in several abusive foster homes.
On February 19, 1997, Ramsey got on his school bus with a shotgun hidden in his pants. He arrived at school and shot and killed the principal and a student. He injured several more students. This was to be the first and only school shooting in the state of Alaska.
One page letter and envelope handwritten by Evan Ramsey.