Novak Djokovic and his wife, Jelena, recently paid their respects to the students and staff of Vladislav Ribnikar Elementary School who tragically lost their lives in a shooting spree on May 3.
A 13-year-old boy unleashed gunfire on his classmates which resulted in the deaths of eight children, including one boy and seven girls, as well as a security guard. Additionally, six children and a teacher were injured in the attack.
The shooter was arrested by authorities, and his parents were also taken into custody. Serbian officials have reported that the boy used his father’s firearm during the shooting.
Djokovic took to social media to share a picture from Cvetni Trg in Belgrade, where people gathered to pay their respects to the victims of the school shooting.
The World No. 1’s wife, Jelena, also sent thoughts and prayers to those affected.
“Lord Jesus Christ, son of God, have mercy on us sinners 🙏🏼 💔 . Heart breaks, soul bleeds, tears and disbelief…💔 💔 💔 ” she captioned her Instagram story.