California student brings gun to school, then shoots self in leg
Fair Oaks, CA, United States (4E) – A 16-year-old California high school student accidentally discharged a gun he planned to bring to school, hitting himself in the leg Tuesday morning.
According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, officials from the Bella Vista High School called before 9 a.m., stating that a male student has been detained for carrying a loaded gun to school.
Investigators said the student accidentally shot himself on his way to school, striking his leg and suffering a non-serious injury.
The deputy confiscated the gun and cited the student for a felony.
The student has been turned over to his father’s custody to seek medical treatment.