Boy Who Brought Gun to Middle School in South Miami Arrested

A 13-year-old student was arrested after bringing a gun to a middle school in South Miami, officials said.

The student brought the gun to South Miami Middle Community School on Southwest 60th Street Thursday, Miami-Dade County Schools officials said.

Another student saw the gun in the student’s backpack and told administrators, and the teen was taken into custody, officials said.

It’s unknown why the student had the gun at the school or whether it was loaded.

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