Prime News, International (Texas), May 26:- Just a day after the deadly shooting incident at a Texas school, a student was caught with firearms outside a high school in Texas, media reports said on Wednesday (local time). The suspect was arrested while he was walking towards a Richardson high school, with what appeared to be a rifle. On Tuesday (local time), as many as 19 students and two teachers were killed in a shooting attack at a school in Uvalde.
“On May 25, 2022, at 10:55 AM, the Richardson Police Department received a phone call from a business in the 1500 block of East Spring Valley Road reporting a male holding what appeared to be a rifle. The male was last seen walking towards Berkner High School, located at 1600 East Spring Valley Road,” the Richardson Police Department said in a news release.
Within minutes of the call being dispatched, numerous police officers from various units within the Richardson Police Department responded to Berkner High School and initiated a search and investigation into this incident.
Nearby schools were notified of the police activity.
Based on the information provided, police officers were able to identify the male suspect as a juvenile student of Berkner High School.
The suspect was located inside Berkner High School, but no weapons were found.
Further investigation led to the discovery of a vehicle used by the suspect in the parking lot of 1551 East Spring Valley Road. Inside the vehicle, officers observed what appeared to be an AK-47 style pistol and a replica AR-15 style Orbeez rifle. (MR, Inputs: Agencies).