Missouri's St. Clair High School is in mourning.
It began with the suicide of junior Jordan Halmich. It was tragic, but the community tried to heal.
But then just a month later, Donna Cooley hanged herself. No one knew what to do.
Then on Monday, Destiny Pearson
Three teens from the same high school- three tragic endings. So what could have caused these young people to throw away all their potential?
Investigators are still trying to figure that out. The three teens seemed to have little in common, and there isn't good evidence that they were being bullied. School superintendent Dr. Michael Murphy says:
"At this time the district is working with every available resource in the region to help the school community cope with this crisis."
We hope they can figure this out! Unfortunately, suicides are always incredibly hard to make sense of.
After all, suicide is never the answer to any problem.
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