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February 08, 2011  |   Comments (2)   |   Post a comment

Alabama student arrested for bringing handgun on bus


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BAY MINETTE, Ala. — A student from Baldwin County High School was arrested by Bay Minette Police last week after he brought a handgun onto a school bus. He reportedly showed the firearm to middle school students while on the bus.

The students who saw the gun reported the incident to police, BaldwinCountyNow.com reports. Police arrested the student and confiscated the handgun.

The student, who was suspended after the incident, faces possible expulsion.

 


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It's not just about securing the gun....when are parents going to teach gun safety. If you feel like you need to keep guns in the house, you should certainly teach everyone what the dangers are.

Al    |    Feb 09, 2011 08:53 AM

Where are these kids getting these guns? Don't parents keep them locked up? I know these kids are big enough to unlock a cabinet and get the gun, the parents need to show some type responsibility for this. Even if the gun belongs to the student the parents still should have it under lock and key. They think they'll never get caught.

Debbie    |    Feb 09, 2011 07:27 AM

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