Indiana 13-Year-Old Who Was Shot 7 Times: ‘It’s a Miracle I’m Here’
Ella Whistler, 13, was in science class at her Noblesville, Indiana, high school, when a classmate pulled out a gun. Ella was shot seven times, and she suffered injuries including a broken jaw, broken ribs, collapsed lungs and broken vertebrae. She is doing physical therapy to help with her recovery. Ella’s looking forward to starting high school this fall, and maintains a positive outlook, despite what happened.