• Police: 12-year-old brought guns to Glenridge Middle School

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    ORLANDO, Fla. - A 12-year-old Glenridge Middle School student has been arrested, accused of taking two handguns to school on Monday.

    Orlando police said that around noon, a school resource officer was told that a student had a gun at the school.

    Police said the student was detained, and two guns were found in his backpack.

    According to police, a fully-loaded MAC-10 and a .380-caliber handgun were found.

    Police said they don't believe the  seventh-grade student intended to harm anyone and that he had had no previous problems.

    The student was taken to the Juvenile Assessment Center and is charged with possession of a firearm on school property.

    Police said no students or faculty were in danger.


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