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Cook Co. student arrested after bringing gun to school

A 15 year old Cook Middle School student has been arrested after bringing a gun to school. (Source: Raycom Images) A 15 year old Cook Middle School student has been arrested after bringing a gun to school. (Source: Raycom Images)
COOK CO., GA (WALB) -

A 15 year old Cook Middle School student has been arrested after bringing a gun to school.

It was the student's second day at the school.

According to the superintendent, the student told another student he had a gun around 1 p.m. Thursday.

The school administration pulled him into the office within 10 minutes and found the gun in the student's backpack.

The gun was a hand gun of some kind, but officials could not specify what kind.

There were no bullets in the backpack and the gun was not loaded.

He is in the custody of the Cook County Sheriff's Office, who will now handle the investigation.

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