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Student Brings Gun To Memphis High School

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities said a teen is facing charges after he brought a gun to his high school in Memphis.

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office said the 16-year-old boy, who has not been named, was located by deputies on the Fairley High School campus Tuesday.

Deputies said they found an unloaded .22-caliber revolver in his backpack, along with .22-caliber ammunition.

The teen was transported to Juvenile Court and was charged with carrying a weapon on school property.

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