Woodbridge Boy Allegedly Points BB Gun at Student

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LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — A Woodbridge boy faces multiple charges stemming from an incident last week in which he allegedly pointed a BB gun at another student.

Prince William County police said they were called to Vaughn Elementary School in Woodbridge on Monday to investigate an altercation between an 11-year-old boy and a 9-year-old boy that occurred on school grounds after school hours on Friday. Police said that during the altercation the 11-year-old, who is a sixth-grader at Fred Lynn Middle School, displayed a BB gun to the 9-year-old and pointed it toward him.

The altercation occurred outside the school building but on school property. Police said no shots were fired and no injuries were reported.

The 11-year-old juvenile has been charged with brandishing a weapon on school property and assault and battery.

No further information was available at this time.

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