HOMER, LA (KMSS) — A Junior at Homer High tragically died Thursday while taking part in a sporting event at his school.
Gekobe Hunter, a member of the school's basketball team, was said to be playing basketball in the gym when he fell to the floor. He later died after being taken to a local hospital.
Grief counselors are currently on the school's grounds to help students handle the loss of Hunter.
Hunter was also a member of the Future Business Leaders of America.
The cause of death is unknown at this time.