Suicide attempt at charter school in Jersey City

first_imgJERSEY CITY – A 13-year-old student allegedly tried to attempt suicide in the bathroom at Beloved Charter School on Jan. 21 according to Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione, spokesperson for the Jersey City Department of Public Safety.Wallace-Scalcione said Jersey City police officers responded to the school at 508 Grand St. at about 2 p.m. on the report of an attempted suicide.“A school official advised police of a 13-year-old student who had attempted to harm herself in the girl’s bathroom,” she said. “The student was conscious and talking when she was taken by ambulance to the Jersey City Medical Center.”The suicide attempt follows a series of reports concerning suicides that have taken place as the Hudson County Correctional Facility, and the murder of an 18-year-old Jersey City high school student this week.last_img read more

Suspect in Vestal domestic shooting dies

first_imgThe Vestal Police Department identified Jean Guillaume as the suspect involved in a shooting that initially left his 17-year-old stepdaughter dead, her mother injured and himself injured. Police believe Guillaume’s wound was self-inflicted. Authorities say Ajax, Dr. Jean-Jacques and Guillaume were discovered with their injuries by police at the scene. VESTAL (WBNG) — The suspect in a domestic shooting died Wednesday night, police tell 12 News. SWAT Teams responded to 709 Rano Blvd. around 9 p.m. on July 4 to a report of shots fired in a residence. They say an 11-year-old girl who resided in the residence called the police from a neighbor’s house. 12 News is working to confirm the condition of Dr. Jean-Jacques. As of July 6, she was listed in stable condition. The 17-year-old and woman have been identified as Lauren Ajax and 52-year-old Dr. Marie Laure Jean-Jacques.last_img read more