15-year-old Pearl Cohn Student charged with bringing gun to school

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A 15-year-old Pearl Cohn student has been charged with bringing a gun onto the school’s campus. 

Metro police said SROs were notified that the teen was in possession of a weapon. An administrator asked the student to step out of class into the hallway where officers conducted a search. 

According to a release, police found the student carrying a .380 caliber semi-automatic handgun loaded with two rounds. The teen told police he bought it on the street for $110. 

The 15-year-old was booked into juvenile detention.  

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