Muncie teen arrested with loaded gun outside of school

MUNCIE, Ind. (ADAMS) – A 15-year-old high school student in Muncie is facing charges after police arrested him with a loaded gun in front of the school. Police met with the teen earlier in the day Thursday, he then left Muncie Central High School but came back later with the gun.

Muncie Police Officer Chase Winkle says the teen initially refused to cooperate, but he was taken into custody without any problems. Winkle says investigators are not sure what the teen was planning to do.

Muncie Schools sent a letter home to parents explaining the arrest, and trying to reassure parents about school safety.

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