Seventh grader shoots self at Stark County's Jackson Memorial Middle School

Parent of 8th-grader at Jackson Parent of 8th-grader at Jackson Memorial Middle School reacts to 7th-grader who shot himself inside bathroom

Authorities and school officials say they don't know whether the student was alone at the time of the shooting and haven't released any other details about what happened.

Download the News 5 app for the latest on this developing story. The student's condition is now unknown.

Parents were waiting anxiously outside the school for their children to be evacuated.

The district said all four elementary schools would remain closed on Tuesday. School officials are working on getting info out to parents now.

During Tuesday's shooting at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Massillon several frightened students feared the worst, they didn't know what was going on. Many nervous parents waking to see their kids.

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A Jackson Memorial Middle School student suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound this morning. The Middle School and High School are on lockdown at this time.

Parents in the area were already on edge this week following the horrific mass shooting at a Florida school. I love you just in case.

Multiple sources told KTLA sister station WJW in Cleveland that bomb-sniffing dogs were sent to the school to search the campus amid fears that the student may have had explosives in his backpack.

Nobody else was injured, police said.

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