Casa Grande high school student arrested on suspicion of having a gun on campus

A high school student was arrested on suspicion of the possession of a firearm on the Casa Grande Union High School campus, according to Casa Grand...

January 20, 2023
9:34 PM

A high school student was arrested on suspicion of the possession of a firearm on the Casa Grande Union High School campus, according to Casa Grande police. Shortly before noon on Thursday, the school district notified Casa Grande police they suspected a student may have a handgun in his backpack. The school administration and security separated the student from others and took custody of the backpack, police said. "CGPD was immediately contacted, responded and took custody of the weapon and the student.

Ellie Willard