Samantha Hyde, a 4-chan meme, is being linked with the death of the Covenant School Nashville shooting that took place on March 27, 2023. We are debunking the hoax here that Samantha Hyde was NOT the shooter behind the Nashville school shooting incident.
Six people including three children and three staff members were killed by an unidentified shooter on Monday. However, a recurring Internet meme went viral after the shooting in an attempt to spread false propaganda.
Nashville School Shooting: What Happened?
A scary shooting took place at a Christian school in Nashville’s Green Hills neighborhood on Monday, March 27, 2023. A shooter armed with a rifle entered the school and opened fire that killed six people, including three children and three adults who worked there.
The suspected shooter was also killed in the retaliation fire by the Police at the Covenant School. According to the reports, the shooter entered Covenant School through a side entrance and moved from the first to second floors shooting numerous bullets.
President Joe Biden has condemned the incident and called it “sick.” He went on to state that “it breaks his heart and is the greatest nightmare for a family.” An investigation is going on and the victims have been identified. Their families have been informed but their identities are kept private.
Who was the Shooter Behind Nashville School Shooting?
Update [March 28, 2023]: Police have identified the Nashville school shooter as 28-year-old Audrey Elizabeth Hale. A video footage revealing the shooting suspect was also released.
Nashville Police have kept the identity of the Covenant School shooting private. They have not revealed the name publicly yet. However, some false reports available on the web claim that the shooter was identified as a 28-year-old white woman from Nashville named Samantha Hyde.
Although the police have confirmed that the shooter was an ex-student of the school who was admitted there at some time. The identities and ages of the victims are also kept private and their names haven’t been made public yet.
“For now, I’m not going to mention the ages, other than to say that seeing this and the kids as they were being escorted out of the facility literally moved me to tears,” officer Drake said in an interview.
Who is Samantha Hyde?
Samantha Hyde is nothing but an Internet meme originating from 4-Chan. If you are an old netizen, you’d already known that the name Sam Hyde, Samuel Hyde, and other variants of name have been actively linked by false accusations to shooting incidents.
For context, Sam Hyde is a comedian and a meme in the 4chan community. He was the star of Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace, a former hit Cartoon Network show. Samantha Hyde is an image of the girl created by applying a filter on Sam Hyde’s picture.
Samantha Hyde was NOT the Nashville School Shooter
Samantha Hyde was not the Nashville Convenant Church/ School shooter. The police have identified the shooter as 28-year-old Audrey Elizabeth Hale. She was an ex school student.
In fact, Samantha Hyde is not even a real person but an attempt to spread false information by using the 4chan meme. If anyone claims that she was the person behind the shooting, then realize that it’s only fake news.
Is Samantha Hyde Dead in Nashville School Shooting?
Samantha Hyde was not dead in the Nashville school shooting as she wasn’t the culprit. She is not even a real person but an Internt hoax meme. It’s to target Sam Hyde, or Clara Sorrenti, a Canadian trans activist and Twitch streamer known as Keffals.
She has been often targeted with such campaigns. The Sam Hyde/ Samantha Hyde 4chan meme often starts recirculating whenever there are such incidents. It’s often used to spread propagand and fake information to target certain individuals or communities.
In this instance, the shooter was falsely accused to be a trans woman which directly attacks the LGBTQ+ community.
That’s all for this post. Now you know the truth. If you need to know anything else, we are available in the comments section.