North Laurel High student accused of bringing unloaded gun to school

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LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) – London Police say a North Laurel High School student is accused of bringing an unloaded gun to school on Tuesday.

Investigators say another student went to a principal saying they saw a freshman on the school bus with a handgun in his backpack.  The principal immediately contacted authorities. 

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Police say they removed the 14-year old from the bus and found the gun inside the backpack.

Investigators say the student told them he accidentally left the gun in his backpack after a Labor Day party.

Police say the student faces several charges.

Because of his age, the student’s name wasn’t released.