East Ridge High student arrested with loaded gun on campus

SRO approached the student over warrants

EAST RIDGE, Tennessee (WDEF) – A School Resource Officer talking to a student with warrants says he found a loaded gun on him.


The Sheriff’s Officer alerted the SRO that they had warrants on the student in question for Probation Violation and Unruly Conduct.


The SRO for the High School approached the student around 2 PM on Monday.


He says he found a loaded Glock in the student’s pants.


The student was charged with Possession of a firearm on School Property and Contraband in a Penal Institution.


The student also faces the probation and conduct charges in Juvenile Court.

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