City of Nashville, TN

09/15/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/15/2021 13:07

Pearl Cohn High School Student Charged with Carrying a Gun onto School Property September 15, 2021


School Resource officers at Pearl Cohn High School today arrested a 16-year-old 11th grader for carrying a loaded .380 semi-automatic pistol onto school grounds.

Officers were notified at 9 a.m. that the teen had been seen placing an item along the football field fence line prior to walking into school. They recovered the gun after a subsequent search.

The teen was charged at juvenile detention with unlawful gun possession on school property.