Teen found with loaded gun at Sebastian River High School
Sebastian, Fl– On Friday, November 30, 2018, the Sebastian Police Department was contacted by an IRSO School Resources officer. The officer advised they recovered a handgun at Sebastian River High School. The handgun was stolen during an auto burglary that occurred in the 500 block of Glencove Street on October 27, 2018. The victim’s vehicle was unlocked at the time of the burglary.
15 year old @SRHS_SHARKS student taken into custody in possession of loaded handgun on campus this morning. Gun determined to be stolen during an auto burglary in @PoliceSebastian jurisdiction. Investigation continues, multiple charges expected. No other info at this time.
— IRCSheriff (@IRCSheriff) November 30, 2018
The 15-year-old suspect who was in possession of the firearm, was interviewed by detectives from both agencies and admitted to stealing the firearm during the commission of the burglary.
This incident remains under investigation. No other information is available at this time according to the Sebastion Police.