Plea deal reached for teen accused of bringing loaded gun, knife to Clarksburg HS in Md.

Alwin Chen, L, Recovered Handgun, R. (Montgomery County Police Department)

ROCKVILLE, Md. (WJLA) - Authorities in Montgomery County have announced that they have reached a plea deal in the Alwin Chen case.

(Read the court document below.)

Chen is the 17-year-old Clarksburg High School student accused of bringing a loaded handgun to class one day after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Chen’s plea hearing is scheduled for 3 p.m., April 24th at Montgomery County Circuit Court in Rockville.

The charge of bringing a handgun on his person on school property carries a penalty of 90 days up to three years in prison. Under the Maryland sentencing guidelines, his sentence is calculated to be between probation to two years in prison.

Read the court document:

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