Teen arrested for carrying stun gun, knife at school.

September 18, 2019

Teen arrested for carrying stun gun, knife at school.


PENTWATER – A 17-year-old man was arrested by the Pentwater Police Department Wednesday, Sept. 18, for allegedly carrying a stun gun and a knife at Pentwater High School.

Pentwater Police Department arrested the 17-year-old following an incident that occurred Monday, Sept. 16, at the high school, according to a post on PPD’s Facebook page. The suspect was lodged in the Oceana County Jail after a warrant was issued charging him with carrying a stun gun and a 4-inch knife on school property.

“The name of the suspect is being withheld pending arraignment,” the post states.

“The incident was reported by school officials after the suspect was found in possession of the items on school property.” PPD continued its investigation Tuesday and got a warrant issued early Wednesday morning.

“The investigation did not uncover any evidence that there was a threat to Pentwater students or staff by the suspect. The suspect was immediately suspended pending further action by school officials.”

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