DCSS student arrested for having inoperable pellet gun, knife on campus

DCSS student arrested for having inoperable pellet gun, knife on campus
(Source: Gray News)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A middle school student was arrested after bringing an inoperable pellet gun and knife on campus Friday, according to the Dougherty County School District.

The school system’s police department arrested a male student at Radium Springs Middle School.

“While the investigation is ongoing, the student has been charged with possession of a weapon in a school safety zone with other charges pending,” the school district said in a release. “He was released to his parents.”

The Dougherty County School System Police Department arrested a middle school student who brought an inoperable pellet...

Posted by Dougherty County School System on Friday, January 18, 2019

Superintendent Kenneth Dyer commended teachers and administrators in their handling of the incident, the district said in a release.

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