Police: West Point student brought BB gun to school on Friday - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Police: West Point student brought BB gun to school on Friday

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) – Both the West Point Police Department and the West Point Elementary School staff investigated a claim that a student brought a BB gun to the school late last week.

The investigation confirmed that an 11-year-old student did have a BB gun inside his backpack on Friday, Sept. 11.

Two students were suspended on Friday because of their knowledge of the weapon on school property as a part of their investigation.

The student that had possession of the BB gun was charged with carrying weapons within a school safety zones, at school functions, or on school property.

Officers and school staff met Monday morning and are still investigating the incident.

Check back for more updates.

Copyright 2015 WTVM. All rights reserved. 

Powered by Frankly