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Franklin High School student arrested after bringing loaded gun to class

Blue School Lockers
Posted at 11:30 AM, Jun 11, 2024

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The 17-year-old Franklin High student who brought the gun to school was removed from the premises and arrested. He was charged with possession of a firearm and is being held without bond.

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A Baltimore County student could face discipline for bringing a loaded gun to school Monday.

It happened at Franklin High School in Reisterstown.

The School's Resource Officer was the one to recover the weapon, after getting word the student may be armed.

There were no reported injuries. It's unclear how or why the student had a gun.

"Weapons of any kind on school property are strictly prohibited and students who are found to be in possession of a weapon will face serious school and legal consequences." principal Kieran O’Connell wrote in a notification letter to parents. "We are deeply disappointed by the reckless actions of this student."