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Teen Arrested for Bringing Pellet Gun and Knife to School

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DAGSBORO, Del.– Delaware State Police say troopers have arrested a 17-year-old student after he was found to be in possession of a pellet gun and knife at Indian River High School.
Police said the incident occurred around 11:50 a.m. Monday when Indian River High administrators were alerted by concerned students that a 17-year-old student was in possession of a knife and a gun.  The state police School Resource Officer was contacted and responded to the school and cleared the classroom in which the student was assigned at that time.  A search was conducted of the student and the detective located an approximate 8-inch knife in his boot, as well as a CO2 pellet gun in his book bag, according to investigators. 
Police said the teen, who is from the Bethany Beach area, was removed from the school and transported to Troop 4 where he was charged with carrying a concealed deadly weapon (knife) and carrying a concealed deadly weapon a firearm.  He was arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court 3 and released to the custody of a parent pending arraignment in Family Court at a later date.
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