"I never thought it would go this far because honestly I don't see a problem with this, there shouldn't be a problem with this," Jared said.
The kid obviously knew this was going to cause some trouble he just didn't know how much. My guess would be the class had some conversations that basically ended up with students are not allowed to where images or represent guns in the school. So he tested the boundaries.
Also, how do we even know about this? Who made it public? How did the media pick it up? I never understand that with such a silly little story like this.