Del Valle High School student arrested after gun found in car at school's parking lot

Miguel Angel De La Torre was arrested after police say they found a gun in his car at the Del Valle High School Campus.

The police report filed for a 17-year-old accused of having a gun was obtained by KFOX14.

Miguel Angel De La Torre is accused of having a 9mm handgun, ammo clip and 9mm rounds, according to the report.

The weapon was found in a car parked on school property, according to the report.

School officials informed police about the 9mm handgun found inside a car belonging to De La Torre Thursday morning, police said.

The vehicle was parked in the school’s parking lot and police say officers also found ammunition inside the car.

De La Torre was arrested and charged with unlawful carrying of a weapon in a prohibited place.

He was booked into the El Paso County Jail on a $2,500 bond.

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