Wausau Teen Found Dead Near Ramp Overnight

A 16 year-old male was found overnight on Monday, July 8 after it was reported the teen was suicidal and jumped from the top of the Jefferson Street Ramp.

Wausau Police Department and ambulance responded at 1:52 a.m. to the 400 block of N. 1st Street where the teen was discovered deceased. The male is a Wausau resident.

The identity will not be released given the sensitive nature of the incident and the age of the deceased, per a department release. Foul play is not suspected.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255. Marshfield and surrounding areas can also contact the Crisis Hotline at 715-384-5555.

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