Hillsboro student brings gun to school

Monday, November 30, 2009 at 5:32pm
Staff reports

A 17-year-old Hillsboro High School junior was arrested Monday afternoon for bringing a 9-mm handgun to school in his SUV, Metro Police said.

School Resource Officers received a tip that the student had a gun in his vehicle.

The student told the officers the gun was for recreational target practice. The gun, which was in a gym bag in the backseat of the vehicle, was not loaded and the student had no ammunition.

The student is charged at Juvenile Court with possessing a firearm on school grounds.


1 Comment on this post:

By: fightcrib on 12/1/09 at 11:04

Wow, is Florida or Tennessee football recruiting this guy??