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Wayne County teen charged with bringing gun to school

Posted April 8, 2011 9:20 a.m. EDT
Updated April 9, 2011 10:39 p.m. EDT

— Wayne County sheriff's deputies arrested a student Thursday after finding a gun in a vehicle parked at Rosewood High School in Goldsboro.

Steven Trent Walston, 17, of 318 Talton Road in Princeton, was charged with possession of a firearm on educational grounds and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Walston was placed in the Wayne County jail under a $3,000 bond.

Deputies said the gun was found after a search of the school parking lot by K-9 units and school staff.