Richland High School student reportedly committed suicide
RICHLAND, Wash. - A Richland High School freshman is dead after school officials say the student committed suicide.
A statement from Richland High School Principal Tim Praino said the student took their own life on the night of January 16.
Praino says there are counselors available at the school library and students are encouraged to seek counseling if needed. Parents can also pick up their student from school early.
The school is also asking that parents be home when their student arrives as everyone grieves differently.
School officials are asking the community to keep this student's family in their thoughts and prayers.