A 17-year-old male student at Topper Academy is facing several charges after an “air pistol”, a knife and more were found in his possession.
Police responded to the school shortly before 11 a.m. Tuesday after school officials were alerted that a student may have a gun, according to a release.
The school immediately followed safety procedures and went on lockdown.
During a search, a school resouce officer found an “air pistol”, a knife, drug paraphernalia, e-cigarettes and fireworks.
The student was transported to the Juvenile Detention Center.
A court date is not yet scheduled.