Boy shot at South Carolina elementary school in critical condition

Courtesy: The Hall Family via WSPA

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – One of two children injured in Wednesday’s shooting at Townville Elementary is in critical condition at a hospital in Greenville.

Six-year-old Jacob Hall was taken to the Greenville Memorial Hospital after the shooting.

Courtesy: The Hall Family via WSPA
Courtesy: The Hall Family via WSPA

Hall’s parents released a statement Wednesday evening through the hospital thanking the community for their support and prayers.

“We appreciate the community’s support, especially the Townville Rescue Squad who treated Jacob onsite and brought him to the hospital,” said Rodger and Renae Hall, “We appreciate everyone’s thoughts and prayers and ask for privacy during this difficult time.”

The hospital expects to have an update on Jacob’s condition Thursday.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to help the family.