Police: Former English High Student Brought Unloaded Handgun to School

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Boston police say that a former English High School student came to the Jamaica Plain school's campus Wednesday carrying an unloaded handgun, according to the Boston Globe.

The 17-year-old was apprehended after he was spotted trespassing on the school's property, officials say. The Globe reports that police searched his backpack and found a gun, which they do not believe was loaded.

The youth was charged with trespassing and unlawfully possessing a firearm.