Deputy's gun goes off in struggle with Oxford High student

- A police officer's gun went off during a struggle with an Oxford student who was being arrested Tuesday.

The 18-year-old student was being taken into custody at 4 p.m. at the time of the incident, in which no injuries were reported, according to a statement from school district Supt. Tim Throne.

The student resisted and tried to disarm the Oakland County Sheriff's Deputy when the gun discharged.

"The high school is safe and secure.  We are anticipating school being in-session at its normally scheduled time tomorrow, Wednesday, October 4," Throne said in a statement.

This investigation is on-going with the Oakland County Sheriff's Office.

This is an active investigation and I would kindly direct you to the Oakland County Sheriff's office for any further updates on the incident.

 

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