Former Horizon High sophomore killed in Walmart mass shooting

Officials with Clint Independent School District announced early Monday morning that 15-year-old Javier Amir Rodriguez was among the victims in Saturday’s Walmart shooting.

Rodriguez formerly attended Horizon High last year, and had been in CISD schools since Kindergarten.

Rodriguez’s family has started a GoFundMe account to assist in the costs during their hour of need.¬† To donate, click here.

On their Facebook page, Clint ISD released the following statement.

We are deeply saddened to learn of the loss of one of our students, Javier Amir Rodriguez, who formerly attended Horizon HS. Our heartfelt condolences and prayers are with his parents and family.

Clint ISD will have counselors available to support and comfort our students and staff.

Horizon High School held a vigil for Rodriguez  at Emperor Stadium, at Horizon High School. To view photos of that event, click here.

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