MPD: student brings BB gun to middle school - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

MPD: student brings BB gun to middle school

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A 13-year-old was arrested after police said he brought a gun to his middle school.

Tuesday just before 3 p.m., officers responded to Raleigh Egypt Middle School, where a school resource officer had a student in custody.

The SRO said another student told him the 13-year-old was showing off a gun in the school hallway. The SRO found the weapon in the accused student's jacket pocket.

Investigators determined the weapon was a BB gun with no pellets in it.

The student was taken to Juvenile Court.

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