The School Drug Task Force, with the assistance of EBR Constable K9 division, conducted a random drug search at Scotlandville Magnet High located at 9870 Scotland Ave. at approximately 10:15 a.m. and discovered an 11th grade student in possession of a weapon.
Quantae Kentrell Gray, 17, was booked into the Parish Prison for Illegal Carrying of a Weapon on School Property and violation of a weapon free zone.
According to reports, a black Glock .23 hand gun, loaded with 8 rounds, was found in the accused's backpack. The student didn’t wish to make a statement at the time of his arrest.
Students with information concerning this incident or similar incidents are encouraged to notify a school administrator, contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344- STOP or (225) 344-7867. Students can also text "CS225" plus their message to CRIMES (274637).