Georgia bullied suicide victim’s family blames school

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (MyFOX Atlanta) — A DeKalb County mother discovers her fifth grade son dead. He used a belt to hang himself from a bedroom closet. The family said the boy was bullied by classmates.

The family of 11-year-old Jaheem Herrera is highly critical of Dunaire Elementary school officials. They said they repeatedly complained about harassment, but nothing was done. Jaheem had been able to express his creative side through his drawings, but apparently could not express how much pain he was in to his mother.
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