DEARBORN COUNTY, IN (FOX19) - Dearborn County sheriff's deputies arrested an 18-year-old East Central High School student after being notified he had marijuana and a loaded firearm on school property.
According to authorities, Cole Hornsby was in a bathroom when staff noticed the odor of smoke coming from the bathroom. School officials investigated, and found a small marijuana cigarette in Hornsby's possession.
Pursuant to school police and Hornsby's consent, his truck was searched. A loaded Glock handgun was found in the middle console, along with ammunition, a digital scale and a mason jar containing a leafy substance believed to be marijuana.
Hornsby was arrested and charged with carrying a handgun on school property, maintaining a common nuisance, and possession of marijuana.