Wednesday, January 24, 2018
TKC BREAKING NEWS!!! TRAGIC JOHNSON COUNTY SUICIDE TREND HITS SHAWNEE MISSION NORTHWEST HIGH SCHOOL!!!
Unfortunately, the new hotness in Johnson County among youngsters is suicide.
To wit . . .
KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS OFFER THE FIRST REPORT OF SUICIDE TRENDING AMONG SM NORTHWEST STUDENTS!!!
Notes from students orgs and letters to parents are starting to leak throughout social media . . . Some very contentiousness TKC readers want to stress parent & teacher support along with an upcoming vigil to help alleviate the recent distress.
Here's the KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTER roundup as local news preps to put this on blast tonight:
Unreported Suicides, 2 students SM Northwest, And 3rd Attempt: Bullying Victim Left A Note
Steven ______, a freshman male at SM Northwest was bullied.
Two days ago, he went to SM Park (half in Shawnee, half in Lenexa, so not sure which PD found him)
He attempted suicide---with a gun, first effort he was nervous and bullet just grazed his cheek But 2nd bullet, to his throat,proved fatal. He was dead when he was found in the park.
He died at Shawnee Mission Park (owned by Johnson county.)
The bullied young man had left a suicide note with someone before he went to the park, NAMING NAMES of fellow students who bullied him.
One bully, (allegedly)-- was a girl.
She learned of the note, and that she was named. On Tues. Jan 23 she then attempted suicide. By jumping off a building. She lingered and died this morning, Wed. Jan. 24. Not sure which hospital.
A third student, male, ran into traffic attempting to commit suicide --later on Tuesday Jan 23.
SM School District had SM Northwest HS send an email to all parents informing them of this.
The school was on lockdown all day today (Jan. 24).
Midday today, a 4th student, slit their wrists in the bathroom at school--and was removed by county EMS staff ON A STRETCHER from Shawnee Mission Northwest HS.
None of this has been reported on any major news outlet as of 2:55pm
Now . . .
JoCo insiders believe this is a series of tragedies UNCONNECTED to a recent Overland Park teen who seemingly committed suicide by cop.
Nevertheless, as we start 2018 - The reality is that suicide is trending among teens in Golden Ghetto Johnson County.
Update - Here's a confirmation of the double suicide trend and more resources AFTER TKC FIRST NEWS.
Developing . . .