Fort Worth middle school student arrested for bringing gun on campus

Police in Fort Worth arrested a middle school student and his mother after they said the boy brought a gun to school.

The student allegedly brought the weapon to the William Monning Middle School campus on Tuesday. A school resource officer confiscated the gun.

Police said when the school contacted the boy’s mother, she threatened the school.

As officers took the boy to a juvenile detention center, police said his mother showed up at the school.


Nashville school shooting victim is former Dallas pastor's daughter

The 9-year-old daughter of a former pastor at Park Cities Presbyterian Church in Dallas has been identified as one of the young victims in Monday’s mass school shooting.

They arrested her and charged her with making a terroristic threat.

Lisa Ball was then booked into the Fort Worth jail.

Fort Worth ISD said there will be extra patrols on campus Wednesday as a precaution.