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Teen Arrested In Middle School Shooting

Teen Arrested In Middle School Shooting

Bradenton, Fla.-(970 WFLA)-Manatee County deputies have arrested a 15 year-old boy and are looking for another for a shooting at Johnson Middle School on 26th Avenue, East.

Two boys riding bikes on school property went to the soccer field behind the school, with one of the teens pulling out a gun and firing it into the air. No one was hit by the flying lead, but the school was placed on lockdown for a while. 

In addition to Johnson Middle, nearby Wakeland Elementary School was also placed into lockdown.  Parents of students from both schools were informed about the incident.  School buses were delayed as a result of the shooting.

                                                  

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