Student charged with trying to bring loaded gun into Burke High School

Boston Police report arresting a 17-year-old after a school-police officer found "a 7.65 caliber Deutsche Werke handgun loaded with a single round of ammunition" around 8:30 this morning.

The student was charged with being delinquent for unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition and unlawful possession of a large-capacity feeding device, police say.

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This gun

The company that made this gun closed in 1945. The places its been since then is anyone's guess.

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Note to Adam:

Caliber refers to inches. This was a 7.65 millimeter round, as noted. A 7.65 inch round would be on the order of a naval cannon shell. If that's a direct quote from the cops, they really should know better.

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Boston School Police

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They have one of the toughest police jobs in the city. They are underpaid and are unarmed and get treated worse than teachers from school administrators.

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hidden guns?

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they found this one coming in, most stay hidden outside. this kid was probably afraid of someone or hunting someone.

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Where'd he hide his ammo?

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If he had only one round, he was too afraid to bring bullets, or maybe he was just showing it off or selling this antique. Hopefully was not intending to use it.

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where'd he hide hi ammo

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with only one bullet i'm guessing that's all sherif taylor alllowed him to carry. wa it in his pocket?

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Im just curious about the

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Im just curious about the Possession of a Large-Capacity Feeding Device. I'm assuming that magazine was manufactured prior to 1994 and therefore can legally hold more than 10 rounds, correct?

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Only if you're licensed for

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Only if you're licensed for large capacity (LTC-A unrestricted). The thing that I'm curious about is that doesn't look like a high capacity magazine.

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Class A

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You need the large capacity (class A) license or it's a separate crime. Likewise ammo is legal too, he just had it without license.

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