District 150 Student Brings BB Gun to School

By WEEK Producer

October 19, 2010 Updated Oct 19, 2010 at 8:47 PM CST

A District 150 elementary school student faces disciplinary action after allegedly bringing a look-alike weapon to school on Monday, October 18th.

The child is a student at Thomas Jefferson elementary.

Classmates alerted their teachers about what they thought was a real handgun.

It turns out it was a BB gun.

A district spokesperson will only say that administrators took appropriate disciplinary action based on school board policy.

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