A high school student was injured after one of his classmates operated a firearm inside the educational campus in Irámuco in Acámbaro, Guanajuato.
Due to the detonation on Thursday, January 16, the student presented a mild skin burn on his right leg.
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The injured minor is out of danger, while the student carrying the gun was taken to the Public Prosecutor’s Office to give his return, the Secretary of Education of Guanajuato reported in a statement.
The Regional Delegation of the Ministry of Education of Guanajuato indicated that the school authorities activated the protocol of action in the presence of a firearm and notified the Public Prosecutor’s Office and the State Attorney General’s Office.
According to the dependence, the carrying, use of weapons or drugs implies the application of disciplinary measures, and, where appropriate, complaints, «always in proportion to the facts and circumstances in order to ensure the integrity of the students».
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He stated that at the school where the events occurred, the «Backpack Review» strategy had previously been set out at random.
In addition, he asked parents to talk to young people to identify risky behaviors and frequently review the objects they bear and introduce to schools.
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