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Gun Goes Off Inside Tenn. Kindergartner's Backpack at School

Officials say a gun went off inside a kindergartener's backpack in a Memphis school cafeteria, though no one was hurt.

A news release from the Shelby County school district Thursday says the gun went off inside the student's backpack in the cafeteria of Westside Elementary School. School staffers immediately took control of the backpack.

Source: AP. Read full article. (link)

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