MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami-Dade high school student was arrested on Friday after bringing a gun to school.READ MORE: At Least One Dead In Partial Collapse Of Surfside Condo
According to Miami-Dade Public Schools, a student provided a tip that another student was involved in suspicious activity.
Police arrived at Southwest Senior High School and located the student in question.READ MORE: Residents Rescued After Surfside Condo Building Partially Collapsed
After a search, police found an unloaded gun in his backpack and placed the student under arrest.
In court on Monday, prosecutors said they are considering charging him as an adult.
The student’s identity, age and grade level have not been released by authorities.MORE NEWS: Coral Gables Man Refuses To Sell Family House Swallowed By Massive Development