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Student Found with Firearm in Neosho, MO


Neosho Police say on November 1st, around 2:40 in the afternoon the Neosho High School resource officer received a tip about a student with a handgun. 

The officer found a 15-year-old student in possession of a .380 Ruger handgun. 

Authorities say the students intent is unknown, and the investigation is ongoing. No students were harmed.

The suspect was taken into custody and released to the Newton County Juvenile office. 

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