By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness News
May 24, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Leon County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for trespassing on the property of Godby High School while carrying a firearm.
LCSO says just before midnight on Thursday, a deputy was working an off-duty detail at the school and saw 22-year-old Lamont Christmas trespassing.
Officials say Christmas was found walking between two buildings while carrying a .45 caliber firearm, which had previously been reported as stolen to the Tallahassee Police Department. He also had ammunition and drug paraphernalia in his backpack.
Christmas is on probation for a burglary from 2015 and is a convicted felon.
Christmas was booked into the Leon County Detention Facility and charged with possession of a firearm by convicted felon, possession of weapon on school property, carry concealed firearm without a license, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of probation.
LCSO says no students were at the school at the time of the incident.