Fern Creek High School shooting victim released from hospital - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Fern Creek High School shooting victim released from hospital

Posted: Updated:
A previous photo of Javaughntay Burroughs his family released while he was in the hospital. A previous photo of Javaughntay Burroughs his family released while he was in the hospital.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Fern Creek High School shooting victim Javaughntay Burroughs was released from the hospital Tuesday, though he won't be able to go back to school for another six-to-eight weeks.

According to a press release, doctors say Burroughs still needs to spend some time recovering but his family is excited to have him back home.

The Burroughs family says they are looking forward to sitting down with JCPS officials to discuss the incident and how to prevent it from happening again.

Javaughntay's family also expressed their gratitude for the support of the community and the response from staff and students. They hope everyone will continue to keep Javaughntay in their thoughts and prayers as he recovers.

Copyright 2014 WDRB News. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.