Student Brings Loaded Gun to Philly Charter School

17-year-old in custody; intentions were unclear.

CBS Philly reports a 17-year-old student of Dubois Collegiate Academy, a Philadelphia charter school, is in custody this morning after bringing a loaded gun to school.

According to investigators, a 17-year-old student entered the school and teachers noticed the student was acting suspiciously.

After talking with the student, schools officials found a fully loaded .45 caliber handgun in his school bag.

The investigation into the gun discovery is in the early stages and it was not immediately known what the student’s intentions were.

The incident happened shortly after 9 am. The school is located in the 5000 block of Parkside Avenue, near Fairmount Park in northwest Philadelphia.


  • MystiKasT

    Blacks doing what they typically do

    • Sarah Johnson

      That is beyond disrespectful. How many school shooting were done by whites? Think about it, and think about what you said.

  • Worm32

    his intention were unknown? are you crazy!

  • name

    America, fuck yeah!

  • MystiKasT

    Blacks are 13% of the US population yet they commit 52% of all violent crime