Student Died After Tackling School Shooter To Save Classmates from Bullets

Riley Howell, Ellis Parlier, Emily Houpt, Drew Pescaro, Sean DeHart, Rami Al-Ramadhan: Six students who were preparing for finals, just finishing up the last day of classes at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

Their biggest concern should have been studying for exams, but now two of them have been killed and three are in critical condition.

Despite the horrifying situation created by a student who had dropped out of the school, Howell made a final stand that many are now commending him for.