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High School Student Arrested for Bringing a Homemade Bomb to School

High School Student Arrested for Bringing a Homemade Bomb to School

BARTOW, Fla (970 WFLA)- A Bartow High School student was arrested this morning for bringing a bomb to school. 

Kiere Wilmot is in the Juvenile Assessment Center today after she brought a bottle with household chemicals to school. Authorities say the student then mixed the chemicals and put the lid on the bottle causing an explosion on the school grounds. There were no injuries reported or damage to the school facilities during the incident. 

Wilmot was charged with possession and discharge of a weapon on school grounds and discharging a destructive device.

 

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