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Student Brought BB Gun to Monarch High School: Coconut Creek Police

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    Student Brought BB Gun to Coconut Creek School

    Coconut Creek Police officials said the male student brought the BB gun to Monarch High School on Tuesday.

    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018)

    Police arrested a student who brought a BB gun to a Coconut Creek school, officials said.

    Coconut Creek Police officials said the male student brought the gun to Monarch High School on Tuesday and showed it to a friend.

    The friend told a teacher about it on Wednesday and the teacher alerted authorities.

    The student was arrested for having a weapon on school grounds. His name and age weren't released.

    Student Brought BB Gun to Monarch High School

    [MI] Student Brought BB Gun to Monarch High School

    olice arrested a student who brought a BB gun to a Coconut Creek school, officials said. Coconut Creek Police officials said the male student brought the gun to Monarch High School on Tuesday and showed it to a friend.

    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018)

    "Our staff, School Resource Officer and Coconut Creek Police Department responded immediately and resolved the situation. I want to assure you that all students are safe and this incident did not involve any threats toward our school," Monarch Principal James Neer said in a call to parents. "The safety and security of our students and staff are always our highest priorities."

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