2 Pearl Cohn High School seniors arrested for bringing guns on campus

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — On Monday, two Pearl Cohn High School seniors were arrested for bringing guns on campus after school administrators conducted random searches.

According to a release from Metro Nashville Police, 18-year-old Ladarius Britt had a loaded 9-millimeter handgun in the glove box of his car when school staff searched the parking lot.

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The gun came back as stolen, but Britt did not say how he obtained the gun, according to the release.

Britt was charged with carrying a weapon on school property and theft.

Ladarius Britt (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)
Ladarius Britt (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)
Makendall Green (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)
Makendall Green (Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

Also on Monday, 18-year-old Makendall Green was found with a loaded 9-millimeter handgun in his backpack. According to MNPD’s release, he also did not state where he got the firearm, but said he brought it to school for protection.

Green was charged with carrying a weapon on school property.

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