Fourth grader found with pellet gun at school

An Oak Hill Elementary School fourth grader has been referred to law enforcement and could be suspended from school after bringing an air soft pellet gun to school on Thursday morning. About 8:30 a.m. Thursday, School administrators removed the student from class after another student reported seeing the pellet gun, according to Sherri Davis Viniard, director of Public Relations for the Newton County School System, who commented on the incident Thursday evening.