The backpack, which Sulborski said contained a couple of handguns, was left behind. When officers searched his home Monday morning, they recovered another weapon believed to belong to Watkins’ mother. The teen did not have access to that weapon, according to police.
Watkins was arrested on a felony charge of carrying a firearm on school property. He is being held at the Fulton County Jail.
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