Army veteran Chris Mintz is recovering from several gunshot wounds after he charged and attempted to hold off the Umpqua Community College shooter yesterday in Oregon:
Here's your hero! Chris Mintz, Army vet used to live in Tacoma. He rushed the gunman and survived being shot 7 times pic.twitter.com/0lj8JF67or
— John R. Knicely (@KnicelyKIRO7) October 2, 2015
— NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) October 2, 2015
— Samantha Barry (@samanthabarry) October 2, 2015
Jake Tapper pointed out that a GoFundMe page has been set up for Mintz:
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) October 2, 2015
As of the time of publication of this post the amount raised was nearly $20,000 and going up fast.
And it was his sons 6th birthday,
Lets show him some LOVE…donate and pray https://t.co/7uDrBGYsGQ
— Shelly Wilson (@bwilsgirl) October 2, 2015
Jake, use your sway to get him a statue on the National Mall. This was Medal of Honor stuff. https://t.co/Jtm1Ut5ORO
— David Steinberg (@DavidSPJM) October 2, 2015
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