FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in Cumberland County have arrested a high school student after a handgun was found in his locker.
The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said Friday that 16-year-old Edgar Gilman was arrested Friday and charged with possession of a weapon on a school campus.
A statement released by the sheriff’s office said deputies responded to the high school after receiving a tip just after 1 p.m. The deputies searched Gilman’s locker and found the gun inside.
No one was injured in the incident.
Source: The Associated Press
Gilman was taken to the Cumberland County Detention Center for questioning. He didn’t have an attorney as of Friday afternoon.