Arrest made in Jacksonville school bus shooting

The weapon used was not believed to be a firearm
Posted at 4:04 PM, Dec 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-16 22:59:43-05

Update | 8:00 p.m.--An arrest has been made in the Jacksonville school bus shooting. 

The suspect, a 17-year-old, confessed to shooting the bus, saying he was bored and had previously been shooting squirrels.

It was determined he was shooting rocks out of a BB/pellet gun.

The suspect was arrested for shooting deadly missiles/objects into an occupied vehicle.

Original Story: Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is reporting a shooting of an occupied school bus.



The bus was from Wolfson High School and was fully occupied. One child sustained minor injuries, but did not need to be transported to the hospital.

The only new damage to the bus was a hole in one of the windows.  It is unknown whether it is from a BB or a gun.

This is a developing story, check back with for updates.