First identified victim in Florida school shooting remembered as hero

Photo of Aaron Feis. (Provided Photo/WFLA)

PARKLAND, Fla. (WFLA) — Reports of a true hero have emerged from the tragic shooting that took place in Florida on Wednesday.

According to the Miami Harold, Aaron Feis was coaching football at the South Florida high school and also worked as a security guard for at least eight years.

Students said he took his role of protecting students very seriously and he will be remembered as a hero.

Reports said Feis was injured during the school shooting after he stepped in front of multiple students to protect them.

Thursday morning, the MS Douglas Football team tweeted, “It is with Great sadness that our Football Family has learned about the death of Aaron Feis.”