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.