Student arrested for setting off explosive at school

Posted at: 06/13/2013 10:59 AM | Updated at: 06/13/2013 11:00 AM
By: WNYT Staff

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Joel Rodriguez

Rensselaer Police Department

RENSSELAER – A Rensselaer High School student is under arrest, after police say set off a fireworks explosive in hallway during school on Monday.

Joel Rodriguez, 16, now faces several charges including reckless endangerment and criminal tampering.

That’s in addition to charges for unlawful possession of fireworks.

No one was hurt.



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