United States: The Robb Elementary School shooting incident in Uvalde became the third-deadliest school shooting in the history of the United States.
This incident has left the entire United States in shock. The students of Robb Elementary school, parents, and school administration have not yet recovered from this incident, which resulted in the death of nineteen students and two teachers.
When the incident took place, about seventeen other individuals were left seriously injured, including teacher Arnulfo Reyes.
About eleven children from his class were fatally shot, and even Reyes was hit by a bullet. Meanwhile, he ended up surviving. After undergoing multiple surgeries, Reyes has returned home.
In order to welcome him home, the entire Uvalde, Texas community gathered outside his house to give him support and strength to heal from the incident. The students of school lined up their cars outside the teacher’s house as well as took turns hugging him while giving him flowers.
Along with this, the video of the welcome event was shared online, leaving the internet emotional. The viral video caught an emotional breaking down of Reyes in tears as he hugs his students.
One of the members of the community shared a tweet in which he mentioned, “The welcome home for a teacher in Uvalde, the whole town came out to see him.”
Furthermore, the internet was fast to reach out to the emotional clip. One user mentioned that it must be extremely difficult for Reyes to heal from the memory of watching his students being murdered in front of his eyes. “This man has to live the rest of days knowing every single young child in his classroom was killed. I cannot fathom the pain he must feel. I’m certain all these wonderful people he hugged would gladly take a bit of his pain away to give him some peace,” the user noted.