Gun found near Rio Rancho elementary school | KOB 4
Advertisement

Gun found near Rio Rancho elementary school

Gun found near Rio Rancho elementary school

KOB Web Staff
August 21, 2019 04:30 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Students at Colinas del Norte in Rio Rancho spotted a gun near campus while at recess Wednesday.

Advertisement

According to school officials, the gun was in the weeds on the opposite side of the school grounds fence.

The students immediately notified security about the gun, officials said. 

The Rio Rancho Police Department was called, and officers safely removed the unloaded "small caliber revolver" which was in a re-sealable bag.

The Police Department is investigating how the gun came to be near the campus.

Credits

KOB Web Staff

Copyright 2019 KOB-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Comment on Facebook

Share 4 - News Tips - Photos - Videos
  Share a News Tip, Story Idea, Photo, Video



Advertisement


Advertisement

Advertisement


Memorial for slain APD officer vandalized

Crime at Albuquerque hotels concerning visitors, business leaders

Gov. Lujan Grisham weighs in on 'successful' legislative session

Gun control wins, marijuana loses at New Mexico Legislature

New Mexico sues Google over collection of children's data