Travis Reinking, Waffle House Shooting Suspect, Once Believed Taylor Swift Was Stalking Him

Travis Reinking is a wanted man.

And, by many recent accounts, Travis Reinking is also a mentally troubled man.

The 29-year old is the main suspect in a horrific shooting that took place late last week, one in which Reinking allegedly opened fire with an AR-15 and killed four people at a Waffle House in Antioch, Tennessee.

Many others at the scene were wounded in the attack and transported to a local hospital.

In a Tweet Monday, the Metro Nashville Police Department said the following about this incident and this search:

“MNPD officers, to include SWAT, have continued the search for Travis Reinking in the Antioch area overnight. There have been no credible sightings. The search will continue.

“All schools in the area have been cleared by officers. He was last seen Sun morn behind his apt complex.”

While all able bodies in the area are looking for Travis Reinking, a disturbing profile of the man has emerged online.

It has quite the unusual and spotted history.

In July of 2017, he breached a White House security barrier and said he wanted to meet President Donald Trump.

Reinking told a Secret Service officer at the time that he was “sovereign citizen” who had a “right to inspect the grounds,” according to a Metropolitan Police Department incident report dated July 7.

Prior to this bizarre trespassing incident, documents obtained by CNN from the sheriff’s office in Tazewell County, Illinois indicate that Reinking was once described by police as exhibiting “delusional” behavior.

“Travis is hostile toward police and does not recognize police authority. Travis also possesses several firearms,” an officer wrote in a May 2016 incident report.

This report was penned because Reinking’s parents had called emergency services to say their son though Taylor Swift was stalking him, and he had made comments about killing himself.

Wait…what was that about Taylor Swift?!?

On May 27, 2016, a Tazewell County Sheriff’s deputy met Reinking and his parents in a drug store parking lot after the latter pair had phoned for assistance, according to authorities.

A paramedic told the responding officer that Reinking believed that Swift was harassing him by stalking and hacking his phone.

This is what an office at the time wrote:

“Travis believed everyone including his own family and the police are involved. Travis stated he did not want to hurt Taylor Swift or anyone else, he only wanted the harassment to stop.”

Reinking was candid about what he believed to be taking place.

He told the cop that the harassment started a few weeks earlier when Swift hacked his Netflix account and told him to meet her at a Dairy Queen.

He then told the officer that when he showed up… she ran off and vanished.

It would be very easy to laugh or scoff at this claim.

But it’s far harder to do so when you consider that Reinking just reportedly killed four people with a machine gun he likely purchased legally.

About a year after this incident, police were called to deal with Reinking again after someone said he came out of his apartment wearing a dress and holding a rifle.

Shortly after Reinking spoke to police about Swift, a group of policemen convinced him to check into a hospital for a mental evaluation.

But it’s unclear what came of this.

“At this point, the young man could be anywhere and whether he might try to return home is a distinct possibility, so our officers are definitely on alert,” Tazewell County Sheriff Robert Huston said Sunday in a news conference.

We’ll keep readers updated on this situation as more news breaks.


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Travis Scott’s Family FINALLY Meets Stormi Webster!

It’s been two months since Kylie Jenner welcomed her first child, but it seems the famous infant has yet to meet her entire extended family.

According to sources close to the couple, Kylie and her baby daddy, Travis Scott, took Stormi down to Texas recently to meet Travis’ family.

News of the trip was made public not by Kylie or Travis – who probably wanted to keep things on the down-low for obvious reasons – but by Travis’ brother, Joshua, who couldn’t contain his enthusiasm over finally getting to meet his new niece. 

“So happy to finally hold my beautiful Stormi,” Joshua wrote on social media.

An insider tells People magazine that Kylie, Travis, and Stormi arrived in Texas via private jet on Friday and spent the weekend visiting with Scott’s family in the Houston area.

While most of Travis’ immediate family members were able to make it to LA shortly after Stormi’s birth, for many of the rapper’s relatives, this was their first time laying eyes on one of the world’s most famous babies.

According to one insider, Scott’s “close family have spent a lot of time in L.A. with Stormi since she was born.”

The source notes, however, that Travis “has extended family in Texas that he wanted to celebrate Stormi with.” 

Travis went all out for Stormi’s big Houston debut, reportedly dropping more than $ 7,000 on two storm cloud flower arrangements, complete with Swarovski crystal raindrops.

Fortunately, it seems Kylie was every bit as excited about the trip as Travis.

“Kylie always seemed to enjoy spending time with Travis’ family in Texas,” says the source.

“During their relationship, they have often traveled there together.”

Yes, despite several months’ worth of rumors about Kylie and Travis breaking up, it seems Stormi’s parents are still going strong.

In fact, there have been reports that Kylie is trying to get pregnant again.

In all likelihood, fans are jumping the gun a bit on that one, but by all accounts, Kylie loves being a mom, and she and Travis are getting along better than ever.

We wouldn’t be surprised if Travis and Kylie decide to have more kids in the near future … but maybe not that near.