FAYETTE- Fayette Police announced a 15-year-old male died after being shot around 9 p.m. on Saturday.

According to police, the incident happened in his home and involved a member of his family. 

The incident is under investigation, and police have not released any other information. 

Jill Wiseman, Superintendent of Fayette R-III, issued a statement to KOMU 8 News and confirmed the teenager was a student in the district. 

She also that that grief counselors will be at the school for the remainder of the week. 

This is a developing story and KOMU 8 is working to get more details.

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