Chasing Lincoln's Killer Lincoln was the 16th president when he was shot. The killer 'John Wilkes Booth' killed Abraham on April 14th, 1865. John Wilkes Booth leaped onto the theater and escaped through the back door. Lincoln was only 56 when he was Assassinated, The killer was wanted dead or alive...
"Wha-" He'd feel the bullet pass him.
He'd shot Lincoln in the head.
Chasing Lincoln's Killer Why did Lincoln get shot you may ask? Well, Lincoln was shot because Lincoln was a supporter of the slaves, John believed that Lincoln was determined to overthrow the Constitution and to destroy the beloved south.
Chasing Lincoln's Killer When Lincoln was shot , John Wilkes Booth ran out of the Opera hoping no one saw. When he fled he dropped his weapon, then as he was running the police saw him and notice a lot of people running out is terror from what happened. The police started to investigate.