On Wednesday, October 6, the students of Navasota High School received some tragic news. They learned that a popular classmate, 16-year-old Kallie Neutzler, died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the abdomen.
According to school officials, more than 700 students took advantage of the counseling the school offered.
Sheriff Don Sowell told Navasota News they were called to the home by Navasota Police just before 6:30 Wednesday morning.
Sowell says the victim, who allegedly shot herself in the abdomen with a shotgun, was taken by EMS to the College Station Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
Neutzler was very involved in school activities and was a cheerleader. Her body was sent to Austin, Texas for an autopsy.
There is also a Kallie Neutzler Facebook Remembrance Page