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Samuel O. Hengel, the 15-year-old boy who held 24 classmates and his teacher hostage for more than five hours at Marinette High School died Tuesday morning from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Hengel shot himself in the head as officers stormed the classroom around 8 p.m. Monday.