BB gun brought to a school bus stop in Avon has the district taking action

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AVON, Ind. (WTHR) — Avon Community School Corporation is taking "swift disciplinary action" against a student who brought a BB gun to a bus stop Thursday morning.

A bus driver and parents had reported the incident to police.

The student had returned the gun home before the bus for his stop actually arrived.

The district tells Eyewitness News the student admitted having the BB gun at the bus stop and characterized it as "just playing."

The district says it is still moving towards disciplining the student and providing support for students who witnessed the incident.

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