Teen Brought Gun to School During Anti-Gun Protest

    Fairbanks, Alaska (KINY) - Police alleged that Jared Cagwin, 18, stole five guns, including an assault weapon and brought a loaded gun to West Valley High School.

    Alaska State Troopers reported Cagwin brought the gun to school on April 20th, the anniversary of one of the worst school shootings in U.S history at Columbine High School in Colorado.

    Cagwin allegedly stole an AR-15 assault rifle, 9 mm pistol, a Savage 30-06 hunting rifle, and a .45 caliber pistol from his aunt's home. She told authorities that she was afraid something would happen. The guns were stolen from a locked safe.

    Troopers said they found the stolen .45 pistol, loaded with a full magazine, and a box of ammunition for the 9 mm pistol in the glove box of Cagwin's vehicle, a 2011 Chevy Aveo, that was parked in the parking lot.

    Students held an anti-gun violence protest at the school that day.

    Cagwin was charged with second degree theft and fourth degree misconduct involving a weapon. 

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