6-Year-Old Boy Shot at South Carolina Elementary School Dies

-- 6-Year-Old Boy Shot at South Carolina Elementary School Dies

TOWNVILLE, S.C. -- A South Carolina coroner says the 6-year-old boy who was shot at Townville Elementary School has died.

Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore said Jacob Hall died about 1 p.m. Saturday. Jacob had been fighting for his life at a hospital since the shooting Wednesday. A bullet struck Hall in a main artery in his leg, causing him to lose a lot of blood.
 
Authorities say another student and a first-grade teacher were also shot when a 14-year-old boy opened fire on a playground. They were treated and released.
 
Authorities say the teen killed his father before he drove to the school. He was charged as a juvenile Friday with murder and three counts of attempted murder.
 
Authorities have not released a motive.
 

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