A student has been arrested after reportedly bringing a handgun to a high school in Oregon City, Oregon, KATU-TV reports.
The 16-year-old student was reportedly found with several weapons, including the firearm and ammunition, while on campus. It is unclear why they brought the handgun to class.
He was arrested for unlawful possession of a firearm, second-degree disorderly conduct, and threat of harm.
“We would like to thank those who came forward and provided us with this critical information. We can’t emphasize how important it is that if you see something to say something because school safety is our number one priority. We will continue to investigate this incident and are working closely with school staff,” Oregon City Police officials said.