12/18/2012 09:17 am ET Updated Feb 17, 2013

Detroit Boy Caught Bringing Loaded Gun To Middle School

DETROIT - A Detroit middle school student brought a loaded gun to school Monday.

The student was caught by school security as he walked in the door at Marquette Elementary-Middle School on the city's east side. It's unclear exactly why the 13-year-old boy brought the .38 caliber handgun to school, but it may have been to scare off other students who had threatened him.

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