RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield police issued a juvenile criminal complaint after reports of a 12-year-old boy showing a fake gun at Falling Creek Middle School on Monday.
Police say the student displayed the fake gun in class, which caused a disturbance.
The criminal complain is for disorderly conduct. The officer asked that a juvenile petition be issued, as well.
Falling Creek Middle School issued a response, saying, “We take very seriously our responsibility to provide a safe and supportive learning environment that is free from disruption, and will continue to work collaboratively with parents in order to do so.”