CHELMSFORD (CBS) – A Chelmsford student was disciplined after bringing a bullet to an elementary school to show his friends.
The Harrington Elementary School student brought the bullet to class on Wednesday. One of his friends took it to a teacher, who reported it to administration.
Chelmsford Police were notified and came to school to take the bullet.
A school resource officer met with the student and went to his home to check safety conditions.
Police found the child did not have access to other bullets or guns.
In a letter to parents, the school principal applauded students for speaking up and urged parents to talk with their children about what is acceptable to bring to school.