MINNEOLA, Fla. - A student died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at Lake Minneola High School on Tuesday morning, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
Law enforcement confirmed that one person was fatally injured by what appeared to be a self-inflicted shot in the bus loop at the high school. While the school remains on lockdown out of an abundance of caution, deputies said, the scene is not active and the school is secure. The city of Minneola is located just north of Clermont.
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