Henrico grandfather baffled 2nd grade grandson found gun

Posted at 4:26 PM, Feb 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-05 16:26:52-05

The grandfather of a seven-year-old boy is baffled as to how the second-grader found his gun and brought it to Ratcliffe Elementary School in Henrico on Monday.

The boy showed the gun to other kids on the school bus, but no one informed the school until the children arrived in their classroom, according to our sister station WTVR.

The grandfather says the boy has been suspended.

Parents who rushed to Ratcliffe after getting an automated phone message from the school said they were relieved no one was injured.

Read more at WTVR.