Police: Student charged for having BB handgun at school

SEARCY, AR (KAIT) - Police in White County charged a Searcy High School student with a gun crime after officers found a BB gun in their possession at school.

Searcy police officers were called to the high school on Monday afternoon for a report of a juvenile student with a handgun, according to a news release from the police department.

When officers arrived they found the student with a "Black Ops" BB gun. Police said the student is charged with possession of a handgun on school property.

The student was transported to the White River Juvenile Facility in Batesville.

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