Townville Elementary Had Practiced for Active Shooter Days Prior to Shooting | US News

Five days before a teenager shot a teacher and two students at an elementary school in Townville, South Carolina, the school had run drills preparing students and teachers for that exact scenario, the principal of the school told Sen. Lindsey Graham.The South Carolina Republican recounted his conversation with the principal of Townville Elementary School, Denise Fredericks, in a Facebook post Thursday.“She told me they had just practiced – last Friday – a drill involving a shooter,” he wrote. “I could tell from her voice she was shaken and heart-broken, but also grateful and proud. All she wanted to talk about was the heroic actions of others.”

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