Grand Rapids Police and the school liaison officer are investigating a report that a 15 year old girl brought a handgun to school three weeks ago. The girl, who is not in custody at this time, admitted to bringing a gun to school. She told investigators that the gun was her father’s and she took it without his knowledge. No threats were made.
Authorities found out about the incident on Tuesday.
Throughout the course of the investigation, the Grand Rapids Police Department collaborated with school authorities and the Itasca County Attorney’s Office. The girl is not in custody at this time. The matter has been referred to the Itasca County Attorney’s Office for review.