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MSP: No staff or students harmed after 6-year-old brings gun to Michigan school

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Posted at 1:48 PM, Nov 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-04 13:56:02-05

KIMBALL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — An alleged misunderstanding resulted in a six-year-old student bringing a gun to Landmark Academy in Kimball Township Tuesday.

According to Michigan State Police Sgt. Todd Leveille, the incident was a misunderstanding as the child and parent were planning to go hunting together later in the day.

No staff or students were endangered during the incident, Sgt. Leveille said.

The six-year-old student was sent home, according police, and no charges are being sought.

7 Action News reached out to Landmark Academy Superintendent Debby Wilton but have not yet heard back.