GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport's police chief will hold a news conference at 10:00 today to detail what investigators know about that gun found inside North Gulfport 7th and 8th school. And you can watch a live stream of his comments on WLOX.com.
Students returned to school this morning. Many parents admitted to WLOX News they had some concerns sending their children back to the campus just a day after authorities reportedly found a student with a loaded gun, 100 rounds of ammunition, an extra magazine and mask. However, they felt the school did a great job handling yesterday's situation.
At the 10am news conference, we should get answers to some of the questions parents have been asking since word spread Thursday about a loaded gun on campus.
Police removed the student accused of carrying that weapon from school. At last check, the student was in custody.