October 11, 2012 by Sarah M
BRYN MAWR — A man hospitalized since the Sept. 27 workplace shooting at Accent Signage died of his injuries Oct. 10, raising the toll of the incident to six dead, plus the shooter.
Eric Rivers’ death was confirmed in a statement from his family posted on the Hennepin County Medical Center website:
“Eric Rivers passed away peacefully last night. We are grateful for the incredible courage displayed by the men and women who responded to the emergency and the wonderful medical team at Hennepin County Medical Center, who cared for Eric. At this time, the family asks for privacy as we deal with this personal tragedy. We thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers.”
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