Tampa, Florida -- Police have arrested a student who pulled out a gun during a fight with another student.
On Wednesday, October 23, the victim and suspect, both students at Hillsborough High School, got in a fight after school. At one point the suspect pulled a gun from his pocket, threatened, and then pistol-whipped the victim.
An anonymous person called the police to report the fight and hen officers arrived, several males fled on foot. An officer saw the suspect throw the gun in a nearby trash can and another officer caught the suspect as he was running away.
During the interview, the suspect admitted that he had a gun on the Hillsborough High School campus yesterday. The investigation is ongoing to determine how he obtained the gun.