Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Teen Is Held After Handing Over Gun.(Final)



A Jefferson Middle School eighth-grader was arrested Thursday morning after handing an empty gun to the school principal, according to Albuquerque Public Schools spokesman Rigo Chavez.

Daniel J. Herrera, 14, was booked into the Bernalillo County Juvenile Detention Center on possession of a handgun, director Tom Swissstack said.

The student had been called to the principal's office after reportedly showing other students a gun, Chavez said. …

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