News / Utah / 
Student Suspended for Bringing Broken BB Gun to School

Student Suspended for Bringing Broken BB Gun to School

Posted - May 27, 2004 at 7:46 a.m.



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(Ogden-AP) -- What looked like a nine-millimeter handgun turned out to be a broken B-B gun. Either way, a Highland Middle School student is now facing expulsion.

The principal of Highland Middle School says the student brought the B-B gun to school yesterday and showed it to three students. One of the students told a teacher who then alerted the school's resource police officer.

The student who brought the B-B gun to school was suspended and is not allowed on school grounds. The school's principal is recommending he be expelled for up to one year.

The principal says a letter will be sent home with students today explaining what happened.

(Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast