NIU student arrested after guns found in dorm room
A Northern Illinois student who is an army veteran was arrested after police found two guns in his campus dorm room.
29-year-old Kevin Ouwenga of Tinley Park is charged with unlawful use of a weapon.
He has a firearm owner’s ID card, but guns are banned on campus.
A school employee noticed a package mailed to Ouwenga was from a weapons company and alerted campus police.
The Iraq combat veteran is banned from the school pending a judicial review.