Killeen News Now – According to a statement to parents from Ellison Principal David Dominguez, the Killeen Police Department arrested an Ellison student with a gun at Ellison High School on Tuesday.
The adult male student was taken into custody and transported to the Bell County jail for having a weapon on campus. Possession of a firearm in a prohibited place is a third-degree felony. Officials did not release the student’s name. Officers arrested the student without incident.
“Additional details will be available as the investigation continues”– Killeen Independent School District spokeswoman Taina Maya
“The safety of everyone on campus is always our highest priority, and no threat such as this will ever be tolerated on the campus of Ellison High School.”– Ellison Principal David Dominguez