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Incident Report for Case #2018-83020

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

03/07/2018 - 11:24 AM


210 East Olin Ave (NEON (New Educational Options & Networking)




13-year-old male of Madison, WI
CHARGES: Possession Of A Weapon On School Premises


Officers were dispatched to the New Educational Options & Networking (NEON) school on 3/7/2018, shortly after 11:24am, reference a student being in possession of BB gun.  Officers arrived, contacted the alternative programs coordinator, and took custody of a Bear River .177 caliber BB gun.  

Based on timely information, which heightened suspicions of school officials, the 13-year-old student had his backpack searched and that led to the gun being discovered.  The student was taken into custody (JRC – Juvenile Reception Center) on a tentative charge of Possession Of A Weapon On School Premises. 

PO Howard Payne

Released 03/08/2018 at 10:07 AM by P.O. Howard Payne

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.

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