Student arrested after allegedly taking gun to school
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A Washington High School student was arrested after an officer located a firearm on his person, according to a release from the South Bend Community School Corporation.
Wednesday morning, personnel at the high school were informed a student may have a weapon on campus.
The school was placed on lockdown and the student suspected of having the weapon was searched.
When a firearm was found on the student, he was arrested, the release said.
The student is now subject to a mandatory one year suspension from school.
The incident is under investigation.