New Bedford student brings airsoft pistol to school, shoots classmate
By: News Staff
NEW BEDFORD, M.A. – Authorities at a local school are contemplating appropriate disciplinary measures after sixth grader was brought a airsoft pistol to school on Tuesday.
According to authorities at Global Learning Charter Public Schools, a sixth grade student brought an airsoft pistol into the school, fired a single shot where the pellot hit another student in the arm.
‘Fortunately, no serious injury was inflicted. This does not diminish the fact that the student brought a weapon into the building’, said a letter sent to parents by Executive Director Dr. Stephen Furtado.