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Dumont School Threat Leads to Arrest; Gun Found Inside Student’s Home

By kcora on
Dumont

A 15-year-old Dumont High School student was taken into custody after a

gun was found at his home Monday.

According to authorities, police responded to Dumont High School, located on New Milford Avenue, shortly before noon after the school received a threat, at which time the school was placed on a brief lockdown.

Authorities located and arrested the 15-year-old male sometime around 1:15 p.m. in one of the classrooms.

The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office is investigating the incident.

Photo: Dumont High School FB