Student Suicide Attempt

Smithville Junior High student attempts suicide on campus

Smithville Junior High student attempts suicide on campus

KVUE — According the Smithville ISD Superintendent Dr. Rock McNulty, a student attempted suicide on the Smithville Junior High School campus Wednesday around 9 am.

The ISD says no other students witnessed the action or were involved, and all students are safe.

Smithville police told KVUE News the "scene is secure."

At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, the superintendent said the student was seriously injured from a self-inflicted gunshot wound and transferred to an area hospital.

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Smithville Junior High student suicide attempt
Outside Smithville Junior High Photo courtesy of KVUE.com