AP Exclusive: Shot Teen's Parents Talk Recovery
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The parents of a teen wounded in a shooting on the first day of school outside of Baltimore is strong, determined and cooperative, although he wants to leave the hospital. (Aug. 30)


[Location - Date:BALTIMORE - AUG 30, 2012][Source:AP][VO:][SOT/:MILTON BOROWY/SON SHOT ON FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL]("i don't think we know anymore than whats been said. All I know is what happened is that danny was shot. At this point in time that's all I really need to know. He was shot, hes hurt.")("a breathing boy.")("actually to be honest with you I had a sigh of relife at that point. My biggest fear was that he wouldn't be when I got here.")[SOT/:ROSEMARY BOROWY/SON SHOT ON FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL]("he's scare but he also hears what everybody tellls him - it has to be done. They're just trying to make him better. So he can go home.")[SOT/:MILTON BOROWY/SON SHOT ON FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL]("the only comment that I guess I will make on that is Obviously, he's a troubled young man. I hope he gets the help he needs. I'm not trying to be forgiving because we're hurting. My son is hurting. But that's for the legal system, for the police, for the lawyers, for the judges, for all them to do what they need to do. ")[Notes:WIRE COPY:]BALTIMORE (AP) _ The father of a teen wounded in a shooting on the first day of school wants parents to know what their children say on social media. He also urges young people to let an adult know if anyone makes a sinister statement. Fifteen-year-old sophomore Robert Gladden is charged with shooting Daniel Borowy (bo-ROAR-ee) on Monday at their school in Baltimore's suburbs. Gladden wrote on Facebook that morning that it was the "First day of school, last day of my life." In an interview Thursday with The Associated Press, the victim's father, Milton Borowy, begged teenagers to act if they're concerned about what someone says. Doctors say Daniel Borowy suffered a bruised lung and a fractured rib. His chest muscles are damaged and there is a hole in his chest.(****END****) VIDEO PRODUCER: BOB MCCALL--------------------------- VIDEO SOURCE: AP-----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: BOB MCCALL----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: NONE ----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): NONE--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: BC-US--High School Shooting, 1st Ld-Writethru