Police: Danbury student arrested after threat and bullets found

January 18, 2019

A male student was arrested at Danbury High School Wednesday after officials say he was threatening a female student and bullets were found in his possession.

The school resource officer learned of the threat around 12:15 p.m. that day. During an investigation, police officers and school administrators found bullets and marijuana in the trunk of the student’s car, police said.

A handgun was later found in the male student’s bedroom after his parents gave consent for the search, police said.

The male student was arrested and then transported to juvenile detention pending a hearing.

He is charged with threatening, criminal possession of a pistol or revolver, breach of peace (threatening), alteration of firearm identification markings, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell.

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