DES MOINES, Iowa -- Des Moines school officials say a student brought a gun to one of the district's middle schools on Tuesday.
Authorities were alerted Tuesday morning after a student at Goodrell Middle School was reportedly seen showing off a gun inside the building. Staff members immediately searched the student's locker, found the gun, and called police.
No threats were made with the gun.
School officials sent a note home with all students on Tuesday reminding them and their parents it is never okay to bring a gun on campus.