NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 16-year-old Hillsboro High School student is facing charges for reportedly bringing a gun on campus.
Officials said the 10th grader was carrying a loaded .25 caliber pistol.
According to authorities, the gun was found in the student’s backpack while officers were investigating a fight.
He told them he got the weapon from a family member.
The teen, whose name was not released, was booked into the juvenile detention center.