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Gun found outside Youngstown teacher's car

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Youngstown city school officials tell 21 News that substitute teacher and former city councilman Rufus Hudson is not allowed on school property while an investigation is conducted into why a gun was discovered outside his car at East High School.

According to a police report, a woman called officers to the East High parking lot early Monday after she found a case containing a loaded handgun outside a car.

Police say the car belonged to Hudson, who is a substitute seventh and eighth grade math teacher at the school.

Hudson, age 58, told police that the gun belongs to him, and that it must have fallen out when he was getting something out  of the car.

According to the Ohio Revised Code, no person shall knowingly convey, or attempt to convey, a deadly weapon or dangerous ordnance into a school safety zone.

As of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Youngstown Prosecutor's Office was not aware of the incident, and no charges had been filed at that time.


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