The 14 year old male youth is now facing charges of Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Possessing a Weapon Dangerous to the Public. He will be appearing before a Justice of the Peace this evening.
The firearm seized has been determined to be a bb handgun.
A male youth is in custody after reportedly bringing a firearm to school.
At approximately 10:20 a.m., September 29, 2017, Police received a report of a male youth in possession of a firearm at a school in the 400 block of Avenue M North. Patrol quickly attended and located the male youth who was taken into custody without incident.
A locker was searched and a firearm was recovered.
The school initiated lock down procedures as a precaution.
No one was injured.