Teen arrested for having a gun on Chamblee Charter High School campus


DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. Feb 18 — WSBTV reports: Chamblee police have arrested and detained a 16-year-old student for having a gun on the campus of Chamblee Charter High School.

Chamblee police said someone across the street spotted the student and called 911. The student ran, but officers caught him. They found two handguns on the student at the time. The student then led police to a stash of weapons in the woods, along with a suspicious package. Police are investigating the contents inside.

A bomb squad was called to the school, where a lockdown was lifted just before 4 p.m.

No shots were fired, authorities said.

More in the WSBTV Story here.

One Response to Teen arrested for having a gun on Chamblee Charter High School campus

  1. Conflicting reports still saying guns stolen from a residence and another saying guns stolen from a store! At least everyone made it home. The biggest failure, if true, is that the student was off campus when supposedly under "in school suspension." Expect to hear more on this in coming days because it is clear as mud …

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