Teen charged with having handgun at school - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Teen charged with having handgun at school

Tretavious Jackson (Source: Shelby County Sheriff's Office) Tretavious Jackson (Source: Shelby County Sheriff's Office)

(WMC-TV) - A Hamilton High School student is in jail for having a loaded handgun on campus.

Tretavious Jackson, 18, is a senior at the school.

Investigators say Jackson and two other students were in the principal's office after getting in trouble walking the halls.

A witness saw Jackson whispering to another student while trying to pass something between them. Police say that is when a handgun fell on the floor. The principal called the Memphis Police Department.

Investigators say the gun was stolen from a car.

Jackson is behind held on a $5,000 bond.

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