Hillsborough High Student Arrested with Firearm on School Property

11/04/16
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WHERE: 5000 North Central Avenue, Tampa, Hillsborough High School

SUSPECT: Hornsby, Gregory, 08/19/1999, B/M, 2906 North Jefferson Street, Tampa

CHARGES: Possession of a firearm on school property, minor in possession of a firearm

DETAILS: A teacher overheard the suspect talking about a gun in class. The teacher notified the principal. The principal notified SRO Frank Noel and the school security officer. The SRO and the school security officer pulled the student out of class, searched his bag and found the gun. He was taken to District 3 where he was interviewed by DLIS. No one was injured and the student made no threats.