GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – One of two children injured in Wednesday’s shooting at Townville Elementary is still in critical condition at a hospital in Greenville.
6-year-old Jacob Hall was taken to the Greenville Memorial Hospital after the shooting Wednesday afternoon.
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 Roger 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 morning.
If you would like to help, you can find the GoFundMe page here.
The GoFundMe website has donated $5,000 to the fund.
The goal for the fund is now $75,000.
The Townville Fire Department and Fork Rescue Squad have set up a Blood Drive for Jacob Hall.
Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
10:00am – 3:00pm
Located at Townville Fire Department
8508 Hwy 24
Townville, SC 29689
They say they can take 4 people every 15 minutes. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments can be made.
Contact Katie at 864-844-5469 to schedule a time.
Donors must be 16 years of age or older.
For eligibility requirements see the Blood Connection Website