Loaded Glock handgun found in Hillsborough teen’s backpack at school

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VALRICO, Fla. (WFLA) – A student at Bloomingdale High School was arrested after deputies found a loaded gun in his backpack.

Investigators say school administrators received an anonymous tip that a 17-year-old boy had a gun in his book bag.

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the school and found a loaded Glock 43.

The teen was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm on school grounds and minor in possession of a weapon.

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