Alhaji M. Sow was an African-American man from Georgia, United States. Here are eight more things about him:
- He was a resident of Riverdale, Clayton County, Georgia.
- From 2017 to 2021, he attended North Clayton High School in College Park, Georgia.
- From 2019 to 2021, he attended Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, Georgia where he earned his associate’s degree in general studies.
- From September 2020 to February 2021, he worked for Chick-fil-A in Atlanta, Georgia as a fast food team member.
- From February 2021 to July 2021, he worked for Clayton County Youth Services in Jonesboro, Georgia as a part-time data entry specialist.
- In August 2021, he started working as a part-time tutor at Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) in Melbourne, Florida, USA while studying aeronautical science in the school.
- On the evening of December 3, 2021, he allegedly injured three students with a knife in the Florida Tech student dormitory Roberts Hall and lunged at the police officers who responded. At 10:49 p.m., a Melbourne Police Department officer and a Florida Tech security officer discharged their guns, striking him. Officers tried lifesaving measures but he died at the scene.
- He was a Florida Tech freshman when he was fatally shot. He died at the age of 18.