Man found hanging at Houston County school

WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A man hanged himself at a Lake Joy Primary school.

The body was spotted when two classes of first graders were returning from recess.

According to the county coroner Danny Gaplin, 19-year-old Kyle Dennis Ruffin was found on the playground of the school around 10 o’clock Monday morning.

His name has not been released.

Beth McLaughlin with the Houston County School System says the school will be on a code yellow lock down until the Warner Robins Police Department completes their investigation.

All regular scheduled activities are taken place inside the school.

McLaughlin says at no point were any of the students in any danger.

Counselors are scheduled to talk with students who may have saw the body Tuesday.

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Categories: Houston County, Local News

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