California teacher apparently hanged herself in high school classroom

California teacher apparently hanged herself in high school classroom

[Ed. – Week could be starting better.]

A high school teacher was found hanging Monday inside a classroom in Placentia, according to police.

The unidentified female teacher was found deceased inside a classroom at El Dorado High School at 1641 Valencia Avenue just before school started Monday morning, according to Placentia Police Lt. Eric Point.

KNX 1070’s Pete Demetriou reports students and another teacher got her down to the floor and called 911 about 8:40 a.m. this morning.

The discovery was made after students said the classroom door was locked during first period, according to Point. A neighboring teacher unlocked the door and students found the teacher hanging, Point said. …

The death is believed to be a suicide, but no note was found at the scene, police said.

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