CPD: Student took BB gun to downtown Charleston school Friday

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- A student at Charleston Development Academy took a BB gun to school Friday, Charleston police said.{}

The student was charged with unlawfully carrying a weapon on school property and taken into custody at 3:15 p.m.{}

The student, whose identity was not released, is currently being held in the Juvenile Detention Center.{}

According to police, another student saw the BB gun and notified school officials who in turn called police.{}

Police are still investigating the incident.{}