HOMER, Ga. -- A Banks County High School student shot himself in a bathroom at school Friday morning.

The Banks County Sheriff's Office confirmed that the student shot himself at around 8 a.m. He was airlifted to a local hospital; there was no immediate word on his condition.

Banks County High was placed on lockdown after the shooting. Parents received a mass phone call, telling them that the shooting was an attempted suicide, according to investigators.

There were no reports of other students being injured.

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