Sore Throat

It is a very attractive website built using wonderful features based in Wordpress. It is an informative health care blog regarding:

Simvastatin

You can learn more about Simvastatin or Zocor which treats triglyceride and high cholesterol levels in blood. You might need medical attention for Simvastatin side effects.

Atenolol

As a beta blocker Atenolol is a drug used primarily in cardiovascular diseases. Be careful! Please be informed about Atenolol side effects.

Metoprolol

It is a receptor blocker used in treatment of several diseases of the cardiovascular system, especially hypertension. Metoprolol side effects must be considered for this drug.

Yaz

Known also as Yasmin is used for ovulation prevention. Before taking it, read Yaz side effects.

Zoloft

Also known as Sertraline is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Consider the related topics:

Do not forget to read also Zoloft side effects since it is well described.

Lisinopril

It is used in treatment of hypertension. Before using Lisinopril please refer to Lisinopril side effects to avoid heart problems.

Menu 

Two Weston students arrested with pellet guns at high school

weston-pellet-gun

This is one of the pellet guns confiscated from a student’s car at Weston High School after the student allegedly pointed it at the school.

Weston police arrested two juvenile males who allegedly pointed pellet guns at Weston High School from the student parking lot while school was in session.

Police Sergeant Matt Brodacki said Tuesday, April 2, the arrests were made after two pellet guns were confiscated from the car of one of the students.

One male was charged with reckless endangerment and having weapons in a motor vehicle. The other was charged with reckless endangerment and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Sgt. Brodacki said at least one other student and a teacher witnessed the boys taking a firearm out of a car and aiming it at the high school. The teacher notified central office, which notified the police department, Sgt. Brodacki said.

He said a police officer was already on the scene and that officer also notified the department at about the same time. When more police arrived, the students were no longer at the car, but the guns were located.

The weapons were identified as pellet guns, but, Sgt. Brodacki said, “from 20 feet away, it looks exactly like a high powered rifle.”

According to Superintendent of  Schools Colleen Palmer, under law, the pellet guns are considered firearms.

No one was injured, and no lockdown was ordered at the school because police were able to obtain the weapons and identify the students, Sgt. Brodacki said.

“People, especially kids, need to realize that the implications of their actions can be very serious, and when you add to that doing something like this on a school campus,” the consequences can be even more significant, Sgt. Brodacki said.

Parents notified

Superintendent Palmer notified parents just before 1 p.m. on Tuesday that the police were on campus investigating the discovery of  a “pellet-type firearm” that was seen in a student car on campus.

The superintendent said security was increased for the rest of the day, but “normal operations” would continue for the rest of the day. All after school activities were held as scheduled.

At about 3 p.m., Lewis Brey, director of human resources and internal counsel for the school district, issued a press release, saying several students “associated with this incident” had been identified and had already been placed on out-of-school suspension pending further investigation.

Dr. Palmer sent another notice to staff and families at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, offering some of the details of the arrest.

She said in her letter that according to state law, “the possession of a firearm on school grounds warrants a mandatory expulsion from school.”

Dr. Palmer was appreciative of the efforts of the police. “We thank the Weston Police Department for its quick response in assisting the district with these critical safety issues. In the aftermath of Newtown, the district cannot be too cautious or tolerate any actions that undermine the safety of our school community,” she said.

As of Tuesday evening, Sgt. Brodacki said police were continuing to investigate the incident and were still gathering witness statements, but they were not expecting to make any more arrests.

The juveniles were released into the custody of their parents, Sgt. Brodacki said.

About author

By participating in the comments section of this site you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy and User Agreement

  • Taylor Leo

    in the tags one of them is the 11th anniversary, you cannot possibly connect this situation to that, why cause un needed commotion

    • Kimberly Donnelly

      You are right, that was a tagging error, not deliberate. It’s been corrected. Thank you.

© Hersam Acorn. All rights reserved. The Weston Forum, 16 Bailey Avenue, Ridgefield, CT 06877

Designed by WPSHOWER

Powered by WordPress