Student, Parents Arrested after Stolen Gun Brought to School

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — A student and their parents were arrested after a stolen gun was brought to school, authorities say. 

The Van Buren Police Department said the student brought the gun to Central Elementary School in Van Buren on Monday. 

Investigators later learned the student’s parents were aware of the gun and that it was taken to school. Police said the parents made up a story to cover up the incident, but they later changed that story and led officers to the gun. 

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available. 

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