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Elementary school student arrested for bringing bb gun to school

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) -

An elementary school student in Waterbury was arrested after police said the 7-year-old brought a BB gun to Hopeville Elementary School April 11.

Waterbury school officials told Eyewitness News the first-grade student showed the unloaded BB gun to other students on the bus, and the bus driver took it.

According to the article, the child told police the gun was found in a drawer belonging to an uncle.

The student was taken into the principal's office and was suspended for seven days, officials said.

The boy was arrested and charged with carrying a dangerous weapon, police said.

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