Charlton Porter, 17, walked into L.B. Landry High School in Algiers, Louisiana Tuesday morning with a loaded 9mm pistol carrying a total of 34 rounds of ammunition, reports NOLA.com.
Authorities were alerted to the situation after guards at the school’s security checkpoint noticed a “huge” bulge in Porter’s waistband.
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Charlton Porter showed up at a security checkpoint at Landry about 8:30 a.m., and guards at the school at 1200 L.B. Landry Ave. noticed a bulge in the youth’s front waistband, according to police. The security officers stopped Porter, patted him down and discovered a 9mm Ruger-brand handgun holding a total of 34 rounds of ammunition, court documents allege.