13-year-old student found with pot in pen at Butte school

2011-10-27T12:59:00Z 13-year-old student found with pot in pen at Butte schoolButte Standard The Billings Gazette
October 27, 2011 12:59 pm  • 

BUTTE -- A 13-year-old East Junior High student faces a drug charge in juvenile court after police allege that he tried to sell marijuana at school on Wednesday morning.

Police say the boy was found with marijuana concealed in an ink pen at the school just after 11 a.m. The school principal heard about the boy trying to sell the marijuana that morning and contacted the police resource officer for the school.

The teen was cited with possession of dangerous drugs with intent to sell and turned over to a guardian that day.

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