Student Who Brought Gun To School Identified [AUDIO]
The 18 year-old Willard Alternative High School student who allegedly brought a gun to school was identified by Missoula Police Detective Sergeant Travis Welsh as Nathan Van Pelt. Welsh also provided more information about an ongoing investigation that may include other students, as well as the large caliber handgun seized from the student’s backpack. That interview is attached.Van Pelt appeared in Justice Court and was charged with bringing a gun to school, a misdemeanor. No one was injured during the incident.