Crime

Monica Avila, mom, accused of bringing gun to Denver middle school, threatening students

Just days after a gunman broke into an elementary school in Connecticut and killed twenty children and six adults, Monica Avila, a 34-year-old Denver mother, is facing charges for allegedly bringing a gun to a middle school and threatening students who may have bullied her daughter.

She was arrested after reportedly pulling out a handgun and saying, "Look what I have."

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Sam Levin
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