12 Year Old Boy Dies In Hospital After Being Bullied At School
What a sad sad story…When will people get the hint that bullying not only can hurt some but it also can kill someone! 12 year old boy Bailey O’Neill had been dealing with issues at Darby Township School in Upper Darby, Pa. This past January Bailey was jumped by two classmates, one of whom hit him in the face several times fracturing his nose and also knocking him down which caused Bailey to have a concussion. After being treated for his injuries, Bailey began having seizures. Bailey had to have a blood transfusion after getting pneumonia and had many complications. After 2 months of battling many health issues, this statement was released by Bailey’s parents :
“I would like to thank everyone who has prayed and supported Bailey and his family!! Bailey has been the strongest toughest boy I know. He has fought this battle long and hard. There just wasn’t a way to fix this. I wish I could say he will get better but I can’t. Bailey has gone to be with God today I love you Jina Risoldi with all my heart and I will help you through this. Bailey I love you!!! Please keep Baileys family in your prayers!!!”
This is a very sad story and our prayers are with the O’Neill family! There is an investigation going on involving the 2 kids that were involved with this bullying situation. If your getting bullied please report this to your parent, school counselor,or teacher. Don’t be afraid to STAND up and SPEAK out on any bullying issues!