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Man arrested for carrying gun on BRCC campus

Keyonta Simms (Source: EBRSO) Keyonta Simms (Source: EBRSO)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A 19-year-old man has been arrested for carrying a gun on the Baton Rouge Community College campus.

Keyonta Simms was arrested Thursday for illegal carrying of a firearm, possession of a firearm, and possession of a stolen firearm.

Officials say a student contacted BRCC police and said she saw Simms with the gun at the Student Center. The witness pointed out Simms through a window. The officer approached Simms and also saw the gun in his right pant pocket. The officer conducted a pat down and took the gun. Later it was discovered that the gun had been stolen.

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