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Avon police say 7th grader brought 'stun gun' to school

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AVON, CT (WFSB) -

Avon police are investigating after a seventh grade student brought a stun gun to school on Thursday.

Police said they responded to the middle school on Thursday morning after a complaint about the weapon.

The student reportedly showed the weapon to others, who then reported it to a teacher.

Police said the teacher took the device from the student and brought them to the principal.

At no time, police said, did the student attempt to shock anyone or threaten to do so.

The student was issued a Juvenile Summons with the charge of carrying of a dangerous weapon.

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