School Shooting Kills Teen Football Player

On Tuesday, five high school football players in Philadelphia were shot at, leaving one teen dead. According to NBC News, two gunmen opened fire after a football game located at Roxborough High School, “killing 14-year-old Nicholas Elizalde.”

Other victims included another 14 year old who was “hit once in the thigh” a 17 year old who was “struck once in the arm and three times in the leg,” and another player who suffered from a “graze wound.” Elizalde was pronounced dead at the hospital by officials at around 5:09 pm. The gunmen have not yet been publicly identified, and no motive has been uncovered.

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