UA - Fort Smith student arrested for bringing gun on campus

FORT SMITH (40/29 News) - Police at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith arrested a student Wednesday for bringing a handgun to campus.

Brett Ward of Greenwood was arrested around noon.

Campus police pulled the 23-year-old out of class after they got a tip he had a gun in his possession. Ward told the officers he was carrying his gun with him. The officers seized his 9mm Glock and arrested Ward.

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