Boy, 13, allegedly brought loaded gun to Washington Middle School in Aurora

April 15, 2014 5:39:05 AM PDT
A 13-year-old west suburban eighth grader is charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after allegedly bringing a loaded gun to school.

The gun was found by a teacher Monday afternoon at Washington Middle School in Aurora.

According to investigators, the boy brought a family member's gun to school to show his friends.

He is being held Monday night at the Kane County Juvenile Justice Center.