Student discovered with stun gun at Oak Ridge High School

Student discovered with stun gun at Oak Ridge High School; no threats made


OAK RIDGE (WATE) - A student at Oak Ridge High School was discovered in the school's cafeteria Tuesday in possession of a stun gun.

Officials say staff seized the device from an 11-year-old student and notified the Oak Ridge Police Department.

Officers took possession of the stun device and interviewed the suspect, who was later released to a guardian.

Police say the student did not threaten anyone and no injuries were reported.

ORPD is investigating and charges are pending for possession of a prohibited weapon on school grounds.

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