Gun found at junior high school

Published On: Nov 05 2012 04:56:33 PM CST
MAGNOLIA, Texas -

A gun was found at a junior high school on Monday morning, school district officials said.

Magnolia Independent School District officials said they got a call claiming that a student had a gun at Magnolia Junior High School, 31138 Nichols Sawmill Road.

Administrators and law enforcement officers located the student and found an unloaded gun, officials said.

The student did not have ammunition in their possession, officials said.

School district officials have not said if the student told them why the gun was brought to school.

Law enforcement officials are investigating the incident.

The school's principal sent a letter home to parents to make them aware of the situation.