Young HERO used his body to shield classmates from gunman’s line of fire

Another hero is emerging from the recent tragedy that occurred in Parkland, Florida. Anthony Borges, a 15 year old student, is being hailed a hero when he bravely saved his classmates from getting shot by using his own body.

His friend, Carlos Rodriguez said to ABS News Good Morning America, “None of us knew what to do. So, he took the initiative to just save his other classmates.”

When the shooting begun some students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School immediately ran toward a classroom to hide from the gunman, who was firing in all direction randomly. Anthony was the last one going into the room, he was hit four times, but he stood his ground and blocked the bullets using his body to protect his classmates.

This particular group of students survived and were uninjured because of this young man’s heroic act.

Video source: CBS News

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