Student brings loaded gun to Bellevue West HS, police say

(MGN Online)

A 15-year-old student was arrested after police say he brought a loaded gun to Bellevue West High School Wednesday morning.

School administrators received information that a student was armed with a handgun.

Bellevue police school resource officers contacted the student and confirmed that he had a loaded gun.

Officers arrested the student and took him to the Juvenile Justice Center in Papillion.

He was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm at a school, using a weapon to commit a felony and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Police say they did not receive any information that threats were made or that there was a plan to harm nay students in the school.

An investigation is ongoing to determine the origin of the handgun.

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