Juveniles arrested after incident on Alleghany County school bus involving a pellet gun

Authorities say no injuries were reported

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ALLEGHANY COUNTY, Va. – Several juveniles are in custody following an incident on an Alleghany County school bus that involved a pellet gun.

We’re told that it happened on Tuesday afternoon as a bus was traveling from school board offices in Low Moor to Alleghany High School. Authorities say alternative education students are housed in a portion of the school board office.

Parents of students aboard the bus have already been notified.

The Alleghany County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.

At this time, charges are pending and this is being treated as an isolated incident. There is also no ongoing threat to the public.

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