FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A 15-year-old boy was arrested at Ramsey Street Alternative School in Fayetteville Monday morning after he was found with a gun.
According to WTVD, a school resource officer said the .32 automatic handgun was found inside the pocket of the student’s hoodie.
Officials said protocol at the alternative school requires all students be searched prior to reporting to their assigned classrooms, and their outerwear be searched by staff.
The teen was taken to the Cumberland Regional Juvenile Detention Center. He’s facing a felony charge of bringing a weapon onto a school campus.