Hillwood High School senior charged with bringing gun to school

Posted at 11:54 AM, Sep 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-13 12:56:52-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro police say a senior at Hillwood High School in Nashville has been charged with bringing a gun to school.

Police say school resource officers arrested the 17-year-old on Monday.

According to police, the nine-millimeter handgun, which was loaded with eight rounds, was found in his backpack during a random search.

The teen was charged at juvenile detention with unlawful gun possession on school property.