14-Year-Old Arrested in Beloit

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

BELOIT (WIFR) – A 14-year-old boy is arrested in Beloit after officers found a sawed off shotgun in his backpack.

Police say the boy was arrested at a park in the 900 block of Vernon Avenue around 5:00 Tuesday.

According to officers, the boy told them he had cut off the barrel and butt stock to fit in his backpack for protecting himself from other kids.

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