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Bullying forces 10-year-old Boy with colostomy bag to commit suicide

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10-year-old Boy with colostomy bag commits suicide

10-year-old Seven Bridges, who suffers digestion related health condition that means he has to wear a colostomy bag, has committed suicide after he was ridiculed in school for it. Seven Bridges from Kentucky, hanged himself at home on Saturday while his mother went shopping for groceries.

Now you see how serious depression can be.

Seven Bridges mum, Tami Charles, said she found him hanging when she returned from shopping at about 10:30am inside a closet.

10-year-old Boy with colostomy bag commits suicide

Seven Bridges was born with a rare bowel condition that requires a colostomy bag attached to his stomach for collecting feces which normally goes through the anus. He was often bullied in school and in buses when the feces smell. Tami , his mother said her son’s school, Kerrick Elementary failed him and she and the boy’s father, Donnie Bridges, plan to take legal action against the child’s school district, Jefferson County Public Schools.

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