Teen girl arrested amid school gun scare in Bridgeport

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A gun scare at a Bridgeport elementary school got a teen girl arrested Thursday, police say.

The girl allegedly threatened to shoot a male student at Bryant Elementary School -- where she is not a student. 

Authorities locked down the school, where police were coincidentally already present due to a fire drill.

Police say the girl never made it inside, and they found a pellet gun in her possession.

Officials say no one was hurt and that the girl was charged and turned over to her guardian.

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