Nashville, TN – According to the police officials, the gun was loaded with six rounds.

The student was carrying an additional eight loose bullets.

Acting on information that the 16-year-old was heard yesterday after classes threatening to fire the gun during school, he was met this morning as he arrived by a Pearl-Cohn administrator and an MNPD officer.

The administrator searched the teen and reported feeling what seemed to be a gun in a fanny pack located under the student’s sweatshirt.

The officer removed the fanny pack and found the pistol along with the loose bullets.

The teen was taken to juvenile detention and charged with unlawful gun possession at school.