Henderson Police say a school resource officer went into a classroom at Central Academy to remove two students on court issued pick-up orders. The officer was patting down one of the students when he found a .22 caliber pistol in the student's front pants pocket. Officers say the pistol was loaded with two rounds, which is full capacity on this type of gun.
The student was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon on School Property, a Class D Felony. The 17-year-old was taken to Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Bowling Green.