Police in western South Dakota say a 10-year-old boy has been arrested at an elementary school for carrying a BB gun in his backpack.
Police were called to the school shortly after 2 p.m. Tuesday.
A police spokeswoman says staff at Horace Mann Elementary School in Rapid City noticed the boy was carrying the gun.
The boy was charged with a misdemeanor for having a weapon on school grounds. Police waited with the boy at school until a parent picked him up.
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