CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – An alternative student at Washington Alternative School has been arrested for bringing a loaded gun to Orchard Knob Middle.
School Resource Officer Deputy Breeland Kilgore says he received a report during dismissal that a student had a weapon on campus.
When Deputy Kilgore searched the student he says he found a clip with a round in one pocket and a .380 gun in the other. Deputy Kilgore says the gun did have a round in the chamber.
The student has been charged with carrying a weapon on school property and criminal trespass.
Police are still looking for two inmates who escaped from the DeKalb County jail overnight.
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
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