15-year-old Anthony Borges is recovering in a Florida hospital after he was shot 5 times while shielding others as they escaped the gunman at Douglas High School in Parkland.

The photo above is of Sheriff Israel of the Broward County Police paying the brave young man a visit. Anthony will undergo additional surgeries in the coming days and the community is asking folks all around the country to pray for the young man.

Tonight CNN will present a nationally televised Town Hall Meeting about the Parkland shooting. It is set to air at 9 PM (est) from the arena located at 1 Panther Parkway.