Police: Kindergartner brought gun to Columbus school

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – A gun was taken from a kindergartner at Columbus Africentric Early College on Friday, according to Columbus police.Police said someone called the school to say they saw a student walking into the school and it looked like the student was carrying something heavy in their pants.The student was stopped upon entry to the school, which is K-12, and the handgun was taken away.The Columbus Division of Police Gun Crimes Unit is investigating. Police said the child will not be charged because of the child’s age.Principal Tyree Pollard sent the following letter home with students:Here on the Columbus Africentric Early College campus and across all Columbus City Schools, we are safer together when we all work together to prioritize safety and...

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Police: Kindergartner brought gun to Columbus school

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