Official: 5th-grader from P.S. 87 found with BB gun in school

A Department of Education official has confirmed that a fifth-grader at P.S. 87 was found with a BB gun at school. Police were called to

School officials say the BB gun belongs to an 11-year-old. They say the gun was loaded, but no one was injured.

School officials say the BB gun belongs to an 11-year-old. They say the gun was loaded, but no one was injured. (4/17/13)

THE BRONX - A Department of Education official has confirmed that a fifth-grader at P.S. 87 was found with a BB gun at school.

Police were called to the Wakefield school Wednesday morning to investigate the incident.

School officials say the BB gun belongs to an 11-year-old. They say the gun was loaded, but no one was injured.

The gun has been confiscated and the student's parents were notified.
 

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