Stolen Gun Recovered at Sebastian River High School

SEBASTIAN – On Friday, November 30, 2018, the Sebastian Police Department was contacted by an Indian River County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer advising they recovered a handgun at Sebastian River High School.

“The handgun was stolen during an auto burglary that occurred in the 500 block of Glencove Street on October 27, 2018. The victim’s vehicle was unlocked at the time of the burglary,” Lt. Timothy Wood told Sebastian Daily.

The 15 year old suspect, who was in possession of the firearm, was interviewed by detectives from both agencies and admitted to stealing the firearm during the commission of the burglary.

‚ÄčThe investigation remains under investigation. No additional information is available at this time.

We will update this story when more information is available.

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges grew up in Jupiter, Florida where he began his career in radio and TV broadcasting for over 12 years. He would make a career change to computer programming. Andy spent seven years working for tech companies in Atlanta before moving to Indian River County in 2002. He returned to the news sector in 2005 as a writer. Andy joined Sebastian Daily in 2016 as our editor in chief.