One of the many heroes to emerge from Wednesday’s tragedy at Franklin Regional High School is a school security guard who was the first adult to encounter the stabbing suspect.
Investigators continue to search for clues as to what may have provoked a 16-year-old Franklin Regional High School student allegedly to go on a violent rampage early Wednesday morning.
Much has been said about the emergency response to Wednesday’s stabbings – how effectively everyone worked together to not only contain the situation, but get help to the victims.
Twenty-four people were injured during Wednesday’s stabbings at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, but less than half remain in the hospital.
Alex Hribal, the 16-year-old suspect in Wednesday’s stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School, is being held in the Westmoreland County Juvenile Detention Center.
It’s not a question of who did it. It’s a question of why?
The Wednesday morning stabbings at Franklin Regional High School left the entire community shaken. But people in Murrysville vow to come back, stronger than ever.
Brett Hurt says it all happened so fast. He doesn’t recall a heroic move; instead, he remembers it as a playful push.
After Wednesday’s tragic knife attack at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, a number of local churches have organized vigils and brought in counseling services to help the victims, their families and the community as a whole.
Churches in Murrysville opened their doors for prayer services and vigils Wednesday evening following the stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School that left more than 20 people hurt.
Flailing away with two knives, a 16-year-old boy with a “blank expression” stabbed and slashed 19 students and a police officer in the crowded halls of Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him.
A teenage girl is being credited with helping one of the more seriously injured students in Wednesday’s stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School, but she says there other people who deserve credit for stepping up during the incident, like her best friend who stepped in front of her during the attack.
Having a designated trauma center nearby in a mass casualty situation can make a difference in time, expertise and outcomes.
As soon as news broke Wednesday morning of the stabbing rampage at Franklin Regional High School, parents rushed to the school to try to find their children.
Within the tragedy at Franklin Regional High School Wednesday morning, stories of bravery and heroism have emerged, including one of student who helped tackle the suspect and another who threw himself in front of the suspect.