8th grader arrested for shooting BB gun at Boone County school bus

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - An eighth grade student has been arrested after police say he shot a window with a BB gun Thursday afternoon.

Police say that at about 3:00 pm, a school bus made a scheduled stop at the intersection of Damson Drive & Dorado Court in Burlington. At the stop, the window of the school bus was shot at by a BB gun.

A 14-year-old from Conner Middle School was quickly arrested by Boone County Sheriff's Deputies when they arrived on the scene. The teenager was taken to the Campbell County Juvenile Detention Facility and charged with Wanton Endangerment, 1st degree.

The teen was suspended from the school at the time of the incident.

Police say no one was injured at the scene. School officials had another bus respond to the scene and transport the students to their homes.

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