7-year-old brings loaded handgun in his backpack to NYC school [VIDEO]

Posted at 6:05 PM, Jan 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-17 18:06:39-05

A 7-year-old boy brought a loaded gun to a public school in Queens Thursday, authorities said.

The second-grader had the .22 caliber handgun in his backpack, authorities said. The school, Wave Preparatory School  in Far Rockaway, went into lockdown for an hour around 10 a.m.

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