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Student arrested for carrying gun, drugs on SCS campus

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(WMC-TV) - A 16-year-old student was arrested Thursday for carrying a weapon on the Bartlett High School campus, the Bartlett Mayor's Office announced Friday.

The 11th grader was located immediately by the administration and police. He was taken to an office where he tried to get away. He was secured and the officer found a loaded .32 caliber semi-automatic pistol in the student's waistband.

The student was also in possession of 1.1 grams of marijuana.

He was transported to Juvenile Court.

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