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Midwest City student arrested for bringing a loaded gun to school

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MIDWEST CITY, OK (KSWO)- A Midwest City High School Student is in custody after bringing a loaded gun to school.

It happened yesterday when students reported to a resource officer the 16-year-old had the gun. School officials say the student was searched and they found a Smith and Wesson 9 millimeter.

Turns out, the weapon had been reported stolen in 2016 in The Village. Officials are thanking the students for turning the teen in.

"Turns out to be a perfect ending for what could have been a potentially bad situation,” said Chief Brandon Clabes with Midwest City Police.

The student was taken into police custody and will not be going back to Midwest City High School. He is now in the Oklahoma County Juvenile Center charged with having a firearm at school and possession of stolen property.

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