NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A freshman at a Nashville high school was arrested Thursday for threatening another student at gunpoint.

It happened in the Hunters Lane High School cafeteria on Thursday.

The ninth-grader reportedly told School Resource Officers she wanted to scare the other student because she was upset with him.

The victim told school staff members the student pointed a .45 caliber handgun at him in the cafeteria. Staff at Hunters Lane searched the 13-year-old and found the loaded gun in her purse with seven bullets, including one in the chamber.

The student said the gun belonged to her mother.

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She is facing charges in juvenile court for aggravated assault and carrying a gun on school property.