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Oconee County teen arrested for bringing gun on school campus

By Joe Johnson

A student was arrested Monday at North Oconee High School for bring a gun onto the campus on Rocky Branch Road in Bogart.

Sheriff James Hale said the student was 16 years old, and that a juvenile complaint was filed charging him with possession of a firearm in a school safety zone.

Deputies secured an unloaded shotgun from the teen's vehicle, he said, noting that no other students had been endangered.

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