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Update: SHHS student arrested for taking gun to school, officially ID'd

A 15-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday morning, Jan. 28, after he allegedly brought a firearm to school at Sweet Home High School.

The boy has been identified by Linn County Juvenile Department Director Torri Lynn as Andy Sharber. He was scheduled to appear in court this afternoon, Feb. 13.

According to a Police Department statement, at approximately 8:44 a.m., Sweet Home Police officers responded to the school after staff informed officers and detectives that a student had reported concerns regarding another student.

The School Resource Officer, school administration, and other SHPD pers...