Authorities: Student at Fayetteville alternative school had gun
Posted January 13, 2014
Fayetteville, N.C. — A student at Ramsey Street Alternative School in Fayetteville was arrested Monday after school resources officers found a gun at the school, authorities said.
Officers said the .32-caliber automatic handgun was inside a pocket of the unidentified 15-year-old's hooded sweatshirt.
School protocol requires that all students are searched prior to reporting to their assigned classrooms, and their outerwear searched and secured by staff, authorities said.
No injuries were reported.
The student was being held at the Cumberland Regional Juvenile Detention Center on a felony charge of having a weapon on a school campus.