Far Rockaway, NY – A 7-year-old child is under investigation after bringing a gun to a school in Queens, police said.
It happened Thursday at the P.S. 215Q campus at Wave Preparatory Academy in Far Rockaway, the Department of Education said. Police said the child brought a loaded .22 caliber gun to school, 1010 WINS reports.
The DOE said the gun was found in the student’s backpack. The school was placed on lockdown and the gun was confiscated, officials said.