Experts warn parents to watch for behavior changes in teens

Experts are urging parents to develop and keep open communication with their children after a high school student attempted to take his life in front of his classmates. It is still unknown why PSJA high school student attempted to take his own life. Experts say this can be prevented. There are warning signs that parents and teachers should always look for to decide if children are in need of help. “They need to pay attention to those kinds of behaviors that they didn’t present before to shed some light about what’s going on. What they are not telling them...

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Student Pours Gas On Self During Class

PSJA (KFXV) — A high school student was transported to a local hospital after he doused himself with gasoline in front of his classmates. It happened during a morning fine arts class, we’ve been told he intended to set himself on fire. Thanks to a quick response from fellow classmates, he did not cause harm to himself or others. Faculty members and students secured the area and that part of the building was evacuated.  The San Juan Fire and Police Departments and EMS immediately responded. The spilled gas was removed and the area was ventilated. School administration called parents to...

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