TOWSON, Md. - A group of students found a loaded gun while walking home from school Wednesday afternoon in Rodgers Forge, Baltimore County police confirmed.
Cpl. Cathy Batton, a county police spokeswoman, said that around 3:15 p.m. two Dumbarton Middle School students found a gun laying next to the sidewalk on the lawn of a home near the intersection of Regester Avenue and Heathfield Road.
The students went home and reported the incident to a parent, Batton said. Officers responded and recovered a loaded .38 caliber revolver from the weeds in the yard. Officers are currently working on identifying the owner of the weapon and attempting to determine how it ended up at the location.
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