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2016 Townville Elementary School School Shooting

2016 Townville Elementary School School Shooting

On September 28, 2016, two students and a teacher, Meghan Hollingsworth were injured and one person was shot dead in a School shooting that took place at Townville Elementary School in Townville, South Carolina. [undefined] [undefined]


Jesse Osborne opened fire at Townville Elementary School at around 2 p.m, wounding two students and a teacher before he was taken into custody. [undefined] [undefined]

One of the students, Jacob Hall died from his injuries on October 1, 2016. [1] [undefined]

Before the shooting, the shooter's father, 47-year-old Jeffrey Osborne, was found dead at a home just three miles away. [undefined] [undefined] According to witnesses, the gunman jumped a fence, fired several shots into the air and yelled, "I hate my life!"[undefined]


The gunman was identified by media as a 14 year old, Jesse Osborne who was being Homeschooled after being Expelled from school. [666666]


Citation Linknbcnews.comHall confirmed dead
Oct 1, 2016, 8:42 PM
Citation Linkgreenvilleonline.comArticle about the incident
Sep 28, 2016, 8:30 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comPolice at the scene
Sep 28, 2016, 8:31 PM
Citation Linknypost.com2 students and teacher were injured
Sep 28, 2016, 8:33 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comArial view
Sep 28, 2016, 8:40 PM
Citation Linkwyff4.comSuspect is a teenager
Sep 28, 2016, 8:41 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comArial view
Sep 28, 2016, 8:48 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comBandage covered in blood
Sep 28, 2016, 8:51 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comPhoto of the location of the shooting
Sep 28, 2016, 9:34 PM
Citation Linkcnn.comCNNarticle about the mass shooting
Sep 28, 2016, 9:36 PM
Citation Linkdailymail.co.ukWitness account
Sep 28, 2016, 9:49 PM
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comShooter identified as 14 year old
Sep 28, 2016, 9:54 PM