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The 21-year-old Riley, Howell will be remembered as a hero by the University of North Carolina and in the Charlotte community, and Then Out the reports from the scene.
The student, in North Carolina, and is a massive Star Wars fan, who heroically saved his fellow classmates, when a gunman opened fire in a classroom earlier in the year and was posthumously honored by Lucasfilm.
Riley Howell, 21, was killed on the 30th of April, at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. The police said that the Army ROTC, cadet bravely tackled the gunman, disarming him. Howell and the other student, Did Parlier, lost their lives in the process.
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Lauren Bay placed in the TikTok music video that features a letter from Lucasfilm, sent to the Howell family.
(St. matthew’s Bay, via AP)
Howell has received a lot of praise for what he has done, and the “Star Wars” fan, and was recently honored as a Jedi Master, “Ri” Lee Howell”, by Lucasfilm, the studio behind the popular series of films.
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Howell’s girlfriend of six years, Lauren Westmoreland, has recently been placed in a TikTok video on the news. She wrote, “this incredible gesture will have been made in his honor, but a home is the biggest fan of star wars I’ve ever known, ever since he was a little boy!!!!!”
the best news is that we have gotten all year!!!!! I am so happy to know that one of the Jedi masters 🧡#my2019 #fearless #domore #fyp #foryou #foryoupage #SpotifyWrapped #starwars
♬ FOLLOW ME: – egmacc
Westmoreland said that when she received a letter from Lucasfilm on Howell’s new status in the “it seemed too good to be true”, until she saw him listed as “a-Ri-Lee Howell, a Jedi Master and a historian of the Jedi Order,” in 2019, a reference book, Star Wars: The rise and Rise of the Skywalker — The Visual Dictionary.”
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The letter can be seen in the video, it states, “everyone at Lucasfilm want to express our profound condolences” to the Howell’s friends and family, and said that “the courage and selfless service brings out the Jedi in all of us.” The company is re-shaped his name as a character in the “Star Wars” universe.”
“Thank you, my love, it’s the best christmas present this year, and it’s making him a part of the Star Wars universe, and forever,” Bay wrote.