ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. – Authorities say a kindergarten student brought a BB gun to a Rockdale County school on Monday.
According to Cpl. Michael Camp of the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office, the 6-year-old brought the unloaded gun to D.L. Sims Elementary School in Conyers.
Other students saw the gun in the boy's book bag and alerted officials.
The students said there were no threats made by or against the boy, and there was no indication that the boy was going to use the gun.
A juvenile complaint was filed against the boy for carrying a weapon to school. The Department of Juvenile Justice was contacted and advised officials to release the boy to his parents, Camp said.
The school is determining what punishment measures to make and working on precautionary measures for the future, Camp said.