Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites

Friends say Emilio Hoffman was victim in Tuesday's shooting


Students mourn loss of Reynolds High School classmate on social media

by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: KOIN 6 NEWS - Photo of Emilio Hoffman, who friends and acquaintances say was the victim in Tuesday's school shooting in Troutdale. The student killed in Tuesday morning’s tragic shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutedale, Ore. was freshman student and soccer player Emilio Hoffman, his family confirmed.

Following the shooting, students of Reynolds High School took to social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram to mourn the loss of their fellow student, a person they identified as freshman soccer player Emilio Hoffman.

According to one Twitter user, @KevinWilliams0, there will be a candle lighting at Walt Morey soccer field tonight for Hoffman.

“Wow I can’t believe that you are gone.. RIP Emilio Hoffman. You were a great soccer player and a great friend. My prayers go out.”

—KOIN 6 News contributed to this report.