49 rounds of ammunition found in student’s backpack

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URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — A high school student was arrested for threatening a student at a different school over social media, including threatening to shoot the student.

Police say they worked with Urbana High School staff to remove the student from the classroom. Police tried to do a pat down of the student, but the student resisted.

Police say they did find 49 rounds of ammunition in the student’s backpack. The student is charged with disorderly conduct, making a school threat, having ammunition illegally and resisting a peace officer.

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