Nicholas Hopkins, age 36

Lost to gun violence on March 17, 2016 in Pikeville, Kentucky.

Medical student enrolled at the University of Pikeville. Two men were found shot in an apartment building. The incident has been described as an apparent murder-suicide but the details have not been reported.

Photo sources:

News sources:

Also killed was:

49 candles have been lit for Nicholas.
Light a candle for Nicholas.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Nicholas.

You can add to Nicholas's profile:

  • Nickname:
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
  • Comments:

Other nearby fatal shootings: