Police remain vigilant at Greenwich H.S. following gun scare

Police increased their presence at Greenwich High School today after reports of a gun prompted a lockdown yesterday afternoon. Authorities have since arrested 19-year-old Gianfranco

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Gianfranco Romero on Thursday after

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Gianfranco Romero on Thursday after he allegedly said he had a gun in his backpack. (Credit: News 12)

GREENWICH - Police increased their presence at Greenwich High School today after reports of a gun prompted a lockdown yesterday afternoon.

Authorities have since arrested 19-year-old Gianfranco Romero, who students apparently overhead saying he had a gun in his backpack and planned on shooting people. No weapons were found after a search by investigators.

Romero is facing breach of peace charges.
 

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