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Boy brings gun to Kentucky middle school

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

EDGEWOOD, KY (FOX19)-- A boy was taken into custody by police after he brought a gun to school on Thursday of last week.

It all began when Erlanger police received a call about two stolen guns on May 17. The handguns were taken from a residence on Bromley Crescent Springs Road.

Investigators discovered that the guns were stolen by the resident's grandson. Police also found out that the boy had taken one of the guns to school with him on May 14. The boy is a student at Turkeyfoot Middle School in Edgewood, KY.

On Thursday, the boy was taken into custody by Erlanger police. The school say that the boy has been suspeded from school fro the remainder of the year. The identity of the boy has not been released.

Police say no one was injured or threatened with the handguns while on school property. Turkeyfoot Middle School sent letters home with students.

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