ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — A Crofton High School parent faces charges after allegedly bringing a gun to campus and getting into a dispute with a student last week.
About 4 p.m. Dec. 6, administrators notified police that a student was involved in an incident involving a parent that unfolded in the school’s parking lot earlier that day, Anne Arundel County Police said.READ MORE: Ravens And Defensive Coordinator Don 'Wink' Martindale Agree To Part Ways, Harbaugh Says
While reviewing surveillance footage, administrators noticed the parent take a black box out of a car’s trunk and place it inside the vehicle. Police later determined the box contained a Glock 17 handgun.READ MORE: Report Card Shows Maryland Is Unprepared For Damage Inflicted By Climate Change
Though the weapon was never taken out of the box or used to threaten anyone, the school resource officer sought charges against the parent for having a gun on school property, police said.MORE NEWS: Police: Student Shot At Montgomery County School, Suspect In Custody
Police said the parent, 45-year-old Nakia Peete of Gambrills, was issued a criminal summons.