Cops: Teen arrested for bringing BB pistol to downtown school

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police arrested a 14-year-old boy accused of carrying a BB pistol at the Charleston Development Academy in downtown Friday afternoon.

Authorities charged the juvenile with unlawful carry of a weapon on school property.

According to investigators, another student saw the boy with the pistol and notified school officials, who then called police.

The boy was taken into custody at 3:15 p.m. and held at the juvenile detention center.

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