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2 teens charged for allegedly bringing BB gun to Utica Academy of Science

The Utica Academy of Science Charter School in Frankfort enacted a hold in place procedure Tuesday after a student brought a BB gun to school.

Posted: Mar 27, 2018 4:56 PM
Updated: Mar 27, 2018 5:00 PM

FRANKFORT – The Utica Academy of Science Charter School in Frankfort enacted a hold in place procedure Tuesday after a student brought a BB gun to school, according to police. 

The school called Frankfort police shortly after students arrived on Tuesday morning.

Frankfort police say a 16-year-old and a 17-year-old student have been charged with unlawful possession of a weapon on school grounds. Police say they were both in possession of the one BB gun.

The Utica Academy of Science is a charter school for students in grades K-12, and it’s located in the old West Frankfort Elementary School building at 160 School Lane.

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