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26 January 2011

USA Today

A 5-year-old Florida boy has been suspended for taking a loaded semi-automatic weapon to his pre-kindergarten music class, WJXX reports. Police say a teacher at the Palatka, Fla., school noticed the 22-caliber weapon when it fell from the boy's pocket Tuesday morning, the Jacksonville TV station reports. Officers say the weapon was loaded, but there were no rounds in the chamber. The child told police that he'd found the weapon in his step-father's vehicle. Police... (GunPolicy.org)

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