Thursday, July 24 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:10:39 GMT
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley's office is shifting its statements regarding the housing of immigrant children at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery after earlier confirmingMore >>
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley's office is shifting its statements regarding the housing of immigrant children at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery after earlier confirming the installation would be used.More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:48:09 GMT
Prominent HIV/AIDS researchers were among the 298 victims identified aboard flight MH17. To honor their legacy, the Chattahoochee Valley Better Way Foundation is hosting a candlelight vigil. We spokeMore >>
The Chattahoochee Valley Better Way Foundation to host candlelight vigil to honor top HIV/AIDS researchers killed in Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on July 18th, 2014. More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 2:45 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:45:15 GMT
WSFA 12 News has learned that the inmate/victim in the case against a former Montgomery County Detention Facility corrections officer has been identified.More >>
WSFA 12 News has learned that the inmate/victim in the case against a former Montgomery County Detention Facility corrections officer is now identified as Auburn mass shooting suspect Desmonte Leonard.More >>
Thursday, July 24 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:42:29 GMT
With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee's chairman is offering to scale back a Senate-passed bill to improve health care services for veterans.More >>
With Congress scheduled to recess in a week, the chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees offered competing new proposals Thursday to fix a veterans health care program scandalized by long waits and...More >>
"It's scary. I don't know what the persons intention is and a lot of these kids go thru things," said parent Tyesha Harris.
A metal detector and a security guard paying attention caught the student with the weapon.
"At East Tech we need more protection like more guards at the door and stuff like that. We just need more officers to run in the school cause its crazy something like that could get caught in the building," said student Sabrina Williams.
You saw 19 Action News Investigative Reporter Scott Taylor tweet just before 1:30 PM that a source tipped him off to the student and the gun. Cleveland Metropolitan School District Officials quickly confirmed it and said this time the Districts security measures worked.
"People just stop being stupid. Worry about school and focus on school instead of trying to kill each other," added student Darnell Pickett.
The student was questioned by School Security and the building was never in lock down mode.