[Ed. – The boy won’t be charged because he’s too young? Too young for what? If not him, who will be charged? The owner of the gun whose carelessness or brazenness made it possible for a kindergartner to show up at school packing heat?]
Police say a handgun was confiscated from an Ohio kindergartner walking into school after someone reported that the 6-year-old boy appeared to have a heavy object in his pants.
Columbus police didn’t disclose whether the gun was loaded Friday when it was safely taken from a student at Columbus Africentric Early College. A photo shared by police showed bullets with the seized firearm.
Police say the boy won’t be charged because he’s so young. They’re investigating where he got the weapon.
WBNS-TV reports a principal said in a letter to parents that the student “will face appropriate discipline” but didn’t specify what that would be.