UPDATE (2:04 p.m.) – A 17-year-old male Jefferson High School student died Monday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound on a baseball field near campus.

Around 10 a.m., Marion County sheriff’s deputies received a 911 call from someone at the school on Talbot Road SE to report the incident.

The high school was on an immediate lockdown and students were released at 1 p.m. 


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