Juvenile criminal complaint issued after reports of 12-year-old showing fake gun at Falling Creek MS

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.”

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