DAYTON, Ohio (AP) – Police say a 14-year-old student was spotted with a loaded handgun on a playground at an Ohio middle school.READ MORE: Local Communities, Police Departments Celebrate National Night Out
Authorities say the teen was looking through classroom windows at a Dayton school Wednesday afternoon when other students inside the building noticed a gun tucked into his waistband. One student yelled about the gun and others dove to the ground.
A school resource officer found the teen near the front of the school, patted him down and seized the gun.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Recommending Masks Inside
Police say the teen is a half-day student and had already been dismissed from school before he returned with the gun.
The teen was arrested and charged with conveyance of a deadly weapon onto school grounds. He was on probation for a previous felony theft charge.MORE NEWS: Families Of Dayton Mass Shooting Victims Sue Maker Of 100-Round Magazine Used By Gunman
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