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Investigation began after incident at Mountain View High in Stafford.
Date published: 3/18/2011
One of those incidents took place at Mountain View High School, where the boy is a student, Sheriff’s Office spokesman Bill Kennedy said.
Kennedy said the Sheriff’s Office was called on March 7 regarding an altercation involving several students in the school parking lot.
A school resource officer handled the situation, and an investigation began.
On Monday, Kennedy said, police got information that one of the boys involved in the March 7 incident had brandished a gun. It was also learned that the same boy was involved in a fight in Seven Lakes subdivision later March 7 and displayed a gun then as well, Kennedy said.
The boy was taken into custody Wednesday and charged with brandishing a firearm on school property, brandishing a firearm, assault and disorderly conduct.
He was placed in the Rappahannock Regional Juvenile Detention Center.
His name was not released because he is a juvenile. Kennedy said the investigation is ongoing and more charges are expected.
The gun had not been recovered as of today, Kennedy said.