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Shreveport student arrested for bringing gun to school

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Posted: May 7, 2013 11:59 AM
Updated: May 7, 2013 11:59 AM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: shreveport, school, gun, fair park

SHREVEPORT - A Shreveport high school student is facing charges after taking a handgun on a school campus.

Police tell The Times that the 17-year-old Fair Park High School student was arrested Friday after authorities found a .22 caliber handgun in his backpack.

Authorities took the weapon and arrested the teenager on a charge of carrying a weapon on school property and being in possession of a firearm in a Firearm Free zone.

Police say their investigation into the incident continues.

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