Mason is a student at Sparks Middle School. He was there Monday morning, waiting for the first bell, when he heard gunfire. Then he saw his friend, a classmate, coming toward him carrying a nine-millimeter pistol. Seconds later, Mason was shot in his stomache. Today, as he heals, he is telling his story to Stephanie Elam.
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