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Student arrested after bringing gun to Avon Park High School

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AVON PARK, Fla. (WFLA) – A student has been arrested after bringing a gun to Avon Park High School this afternoon.

According to the Highlands County Sheriff’s Office, a student at Avon Park High School told a School Resource Deputy that another student had a gun.

The student, a 17-year-old boy, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon on school property, possession of a concealed weapon and possession of a firearm by a minor.

The Highland’s County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind everyone if you see something, say something.

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