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Police: Blake High student brings unloaded gun on campus

TAMPA — A Blake High School student was arrested Wednesday, accused of bringing an unloaded gun on campus.

School officials were tipped off about the gun by a witness. The school's law enforcement resource officer searched the 16-year-old's belongings and found an unloaded gun in the boy's gym bag, Tampa police say.

Police arrested the student and took him to the Juvenile Assessment Center.

He faces a charge of possessing a firearm on school grounds, a third-degree felony.

Police: Blake High student brings unloaded gun on campus 11/07/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 3:38pm]
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