Tragedy Strikes Parkland Shooting Survivors For 2nd Time in a Week — Report
Tragedy Strikes Parkland Shooting Survivors For 2nd Time in a Week — Report A second student who attended a Florida high school during a 2018 shooting rampage has committed suicide. Coral Springs police reported that a male student who was a sophomore at the school killed himself on Saturday, according to the Miami Herald. Police did not release the student’s name but said he was a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School at the time of last year’s shooting which left 17 people dead. Last Monday, recent Stoneman Douglas graduate Sydney Aiello took her life. She had been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Ryan Petty, whose daughter Alaina was killed in the 2018 shooting, said the student who died was 16 “We tried to get the warning out last year,” Petty said, according to CBS, noting that there was a suicide spike among survivors of the 1999 school shooting in Columbine High School in Colorado. The Parkland, Florida, community sought ways to cope after two suicides in the span of a week.