Durban - A KwaMashu pupil is being investigated for taking a firearm and 16 bullets to school a day after an argument with a teacher.
The 15-year-old Grade 9 pupil was arrested at Sivananda High School on Friday and appeared in the Ntuzuma Magistrate’s Court on Monday.
He was released into his parent’s custody, but the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education does not want him back at school.
Police spokesman, Captain Thulani Zwane, said on Tuesday the police were investigating a case of possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.
“The boy was arrested last Friday at the school with the gun.