Southaven Family Says Bullying Prompted Suicide Death Of 6th Grade MS Boy

Andy Leach has been named as the Southaven, Mississippi youth found dead in an apparent suicide.

Members of the Leach family are speaking out, saying that the boy’s death occurred after he endoured bullying at Southaven Middle School located at 899 Rasco Road, Southaven, MS 38671.

12-year-old Andy hanged himself Tuesday. He was buried Friday. His parents Matthew Leach and Cheryl Hudson say Andy was bullied for months by classmates at Southaven Middle School where he was a 6th grader. Continue reading