PLACENTIA, CA -- Placentia police have responded to El Dorado High School after students found a teacher hanging in a classroom.
The unidentified teacher was found dead around 8:30 a.m. Monday.
Students were taken to the gymnasium, where the incident was addressed. They will be released from school early.
The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District says a crisis team is responding to the school to assist staff.
Police say they are in the process of alerting the teacher's husband.
DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as they become available.
Students find teacher hanging in California classroom