Man found dead at Texas elementary school

Crews work the scene after a body was found at an elementary school in Atascocita, Texas, on March 9, 2017.


ATASCOCITA, Texas -- A man was found dead on the grounds of a Houston-area elementary school Thursday, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports.

Police responded early Thursday to Oaks Elementary School in Atascocita. The Humble Independent School District said classes have been canceled for the day.

The district said in a statement that the unidentified man appears to have committed suicide.

The body was reported shortly after 5 a.m.

Other schools in the district will have classes as scheduled.