Police chase down, arrest teen who brought gun to Stratford High School

Posted at 5:27 PM, Dec 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-10 18:27:27-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A 16-year-old at Stratford High School was charged after having a loaded gun at school.

Metro Nashville Police officials said a tip from another student led officers to the gun.

Officers began looking for the teen, who then ran out the back door of the school carrying a backpack. He was taken into custody near the school and inside the backpack was the loaded .38 caliber revolver.

He was booked at the Juvenile Detention Center.