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Students find photography teacher hanging in classroom

By Mason White 11:39 AM March 3, 2015
Jillian Jacobson 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) Students in California, were horrified to find their teacher hanging in their classroom.

The popular 31-year-old photography teacher was found hanging inside her classroom around 8:30 a.m., Placentia Police said.

The woman was identified as Jillian Jacobson. She was found by students and another teacher hanging from the ceiling at the El Dorado High School.

The preliminary investigation indicates that it was suicide, but no note was found at the scene, police said.

Grief counselors were called to the campus and parents were called to pick up their children as afternoon classes were canceled.

According to police, students attempted to get into their classroom, but the door was locked. The students asked another teacher to open the door.

When the door was unlocked they found Jacobson’s body. Students and the teacher said that Jacobson was a great teacher who was always upbeat.