01/26/2013 12:56 pm ET

Police Say Boy, 8, Brought Loaded Gun To Inkster School

INKSTER, Mich. (WJBK) -- Inkster police say a third grader at Daly Elementary School brought a loaded gun to school Thursday and showed it to a classmate, who told his mother.  That mom called the school, and Friday school officials searched the child and found that same loaded gun.

Sources say the eight-year-old told police he needed it for protection because he was being bullied.

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