Teen Tweets 'There Is Going To Be A Suicide in The School Right Now' Before Shooting Himself Dead
This morning inside a classroom at Corona del Sol High School in Tempe, Arizona, a school resource officer tried to talk an 18-year-old senior Marcus Wheeler into putting the gun he was holding down, but the student fatally shot himself. Before he took his own life, Marcus tweeted: "There is going to be a suicide in the school right now." A quick scan of his Twitter account shows a teenager in turmoil. There were tweets like: "No motivation to do anything," "i want my life 3 months ago back," "when a girl asks to be just friends its basically telling you to f**k off," and "help".
Here are some of those tweets:
Here's a TV report about the tragic incident: