KEARNS, Utah-- A boy brings a gun to an elementary school in Utah, just days after the Connecticut school shooting.
KTVX reports the 11-year-old was trying to protect himself.
The principal of West Kearns Elementary School sent out a message to parents about the incident Monday.
A lot of parents were outraged.
The boy's gun was reportedly not loaded.
Watch KTVX's full report, in the video above.