A Class 10 student of a school in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh allegedly shot a classmate dead with his uncle’s licensed pistol after a dispute over seats, police said on Thursday.Also Read - 'Depressed Man' Kills Five In Agartala. Police Inspector Among Those Dead

The incident took place on Wednesday at the Surajbhan Saraswati Inter College of Shikarpur, they said, adding that the weapon used by 14-year-old Sunny belongs to his uncle, who is in the Army and is visiting home. Also Read - Gujarat Shocker: Man Arrested For Raping 3 Minor Girls, Killing One Of Victims in 10 Days 

The teenager tried to flee after the fatal shooting, but the headmaster had already closed the gate and informed the police, following which he was apprehended, Senior Superintendent of Police Santosh Kumar Singh said. Also Read - Missing Teen Girl Rescued After She Uses Viral TikTok Hand Gesture to Signal She Needs Help