Report: Indiana teen hangs herself from junior high school bleachers

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Report: Indiana teen hangs herself from junior high school bleachers

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May 6, 2013 Updated Nov 10, 2013 at 3:28 AM CDT

According to a report from Granite Broadcasting sister station Indiana's NewsCenter in Fort Wayne, Officials in Marion, Ind., are investigating the death of a 14-year-old female junior high school student.

According to the report from Indiana's NewsCenter:

The Grant County coroner said the seventh-grader used her own necktie to hang herself from the bleachers located just outside the school building. She left class at 8:45 a.m. and was found at 10:17 a.m.

Police are investigating the circumstances and whether bullying was a contributing factor.