Greek Boy Hangs Himself, Suicide Note Refers to ‘Bullying’

A blurred photo of the teenager has been circulating in Greek media

Greek public opinion is in shock over the suicide of a 14-year-old student in Athens on Sunday amid allegations of extensive bullying by fellow students.

The boy hanged himself on the balcony of his home in Argyroupoli, just south of the Greek capital, after he returned from a student party.

Reports suggest the teen left a suicide notes blaming six fellow students for bullying at school.

His parents told police they had been unaware of any bullying at school.

Police investigations continue.