Mom arrested of 7-year-old boy who brought gun to school

Posted at 12:58 PM, Jan 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-18 20:15:10-05

Police outside Wave Elementary Thursday afternoon

The mother of a 7-year-old boy who went to school in Far Rockaway with a loaded gun in his backpack has been arrested.

53-year old Deborah Farley told police she put the weapon in his back pack the night before and went out.  She said she forgot to take it out in the morning.

Farley is facing several charges including criminal possession of a weapon and child endangerment.