The 15 year old hero who barricaded the doors during the February Parkland Massacre has been released from the hospital, according to his attorney. Anthony Borges was shot multiple times as he attempted to protect his classmates from gunfire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
The Sheriff was honored to visit Anthony Borges,15, in the hospital. Anthony was shot five times. Fortunately, he is recovering, but has a long road ahead with more surgeries needed. Please join us in praying for the swift recovery of Anthony and all others from #StonemanDouglas. pic.twitter.com/U0PVkEwpFZ
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) February 18, 2018
Borges had to have a third of his lung removed and has a long recovery road ahead of him but one conversation with him will reveal his heroism. Listen to him talk to the ‘Today Show’:
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) April 4, 2018
Wishing Borges a healthy recovery! Thank you for your heroism and for being who you are.