Vancouver Police Arrest Student Who Brought Weapons to School

Press Release Date:
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

On October 23, 2013 Vancouver Police responded to Frontier Middle School (7600 NE 166th Ave) at approximately 9:20 a.m. for the report that ammunition had been located at the school. Officers arrived and located over 400 rounds of ammunition, multiple knives, a handgun and the student responsible for bringing those items to the school.  The school was placed into lockdown for approximately two hours while officers were at the campus. There were no injuries related to this incident.

An 11-year-old male, who is student at the school, was interviewed by detectives and subsequently arrested for one count of Attempted Murder and booked this evening into the Clark County Juvenile Detention Center.

The Vancouver Police Department Major Crimes Team is continuing the investigation and
no additional information will be released tonight regarding this case.