- Associated Press - Wednesday, February 12, 2014

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities say a teen is facing charges after he brought a gun to his high school in Memphis.

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says the 16-year-old boy, who has not been named, was located by deputies on the Fairley High School campus Tuesday.

Deputies say they found an unloaded .22-caliber revolver in his backpack, along with .22-caliber ammunition.

The teen was transported to Juvenile Court and was charged with carrying a weapon on school property.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide