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Nelsonville – Child Finds Loaded Handgun on Ground on Way to School

A 9 mm pistol and ammunition sit on top of an AF Form 1314 Firearms Registration form and a DD Form 2760 Qualification to Possess Firearms or Ammunitions form at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., July 10, 2015. Personnel in the dormitories, visiting quarters and temporary lodging facilities are required to store their weapons at the armory, according to the memorandum from the 5th SFS Armory for the permanent entry or removal of personally owned weapons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class J. T. Armstrong)

Nelsonville – A child did the right thing and notified someone when he saw something dangerous on his way to school

According to the Nelsonville Police department on 11-10-22 07:04 AM Officers responded to Crihfield Dr for a report of an investigative complaint. The caller reported that his grandson found a gun in the intersection of Burr Oak Blvd and Hillside Dr when walking to the bus stop.

Officers collected a 9mm handgun as well as other items that were also found in the area. It was noted that the handgun was loaded with a magazine but did not have a round in the chamber.

No reports of injuries have been reported, the police department is continuing to investigate the situation