Deputies Find Loaded Handgun Hidden on School Bus

Fort Walton Beach, Fla. - An investigation by Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers led to the recovery of a loaded handgun hidden on an AMI Kids school bus in Fort Walton Beach Monday afternoon, deputies wrote in a news release.

A Snapchat video was sent to an SRO in Crestview depicting what appeared to be a student brandishing a firearm on a bus, deputies wrote. An immediate investigation led deputies to AMI Kids School in Fort Walton Beach - a school for at-risk students. Deputies located a loaded gun hidden in a seat on a bus.    

Two students are currently being questioned as the investigation continues, deputies wrote. Additional information will be released at the appropriate time, they added.  

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