MARTIN, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Weakley County student was arrested Tuesday after police said he brought a gun onto school grounds.
The Martin Police Department says that on Tuesday afternoon Westview High SRO Jason Arant received information that a student might have a weapon in their vehicle on school property.
Police say that student was 18-year old Benjamin O’Guinn. They searched his vehicle to find a Remington shotgun and ammunition.
No threats were made to anyone during this incident. The weapon was never taken inside the school building.
O’Guinn is facing a charge of carrying weapons on school property.
He will appear in the Weakley County court for an arraignment on Monday, December 2nd.
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