14-Year Old Boy Caught with Gun at School 

A 14-year old boy was arrested Thursday at Messalonskee Middle School in Oakland for bringing a loaded handgun to school.A child was reported to Principal Mark Hatch as having a gun during the late morning hours. No children or staff members were hurt.The Principal implemented the lock down and called the Oakland Police Department, which was protocol for the schools crisis plan. Police confirm the Principal and School Resource Officer, Dusty Woodside apprehended the student and secured the weapon within minutes of notification that the gun was on school premises. Oakland Police Chief, Michael Tracy says the young man was compliant when confronted about the weapon and there was no struggle.The young man is in police custody charged with carrying a concealed weapon and terrorizing, both are felonies. The investigation is ongoing.