Metro Student Brings Gun to Middle School

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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.

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