Man charged after displaying gun in Pasadena ISD school parking lot, police say

Jaykedrick Solomon (Harris County Sheriff's Office)

PASADENA, Texas – A man is now charged after police said he displayed a gun on school property.

Pasadena ISD Police Department said it happened Tuesday in the parking lot of Melillo Middle School, located in the 9200 block of Hughes Road.

Pasadena ISD officials said the incident occurred after a school band concert.

According to court documents and Pasadena ISD officials, 25-year-old Jaykedrick Solomon was arguing with another man in the parking lot over an apparent custody dispute. Moments later, deputies say Solomon pulled out a gun from a holster and “brandished it in a threatening manner.”

Solomon is charged with possession of a prohibited weapon on public school property. His bond is set at $2,500. He is set to appear in court on Friday.

Bond conditions for Solomon include no contact with the victims or their families; not possessing any guns and/or drugs; submitting to drug tests and being monitored by GPS.

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