LODI (CBS13) — Officers say a pellet gun was found in a Lodi Middle School student’s backpack on Friday.

The Lodi Police Department says, around 1:18 p.m., they got a report of a student who was possibly seen on campus with what looked like a gun.

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Less than five minutes later, police say the School Resource Officer had found the student and was able to search their backpack. Inside, the officer found a pellet gun.

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Police credit the officer’s familiarity with the school with helping handle the situation so quickly.

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No other information about the incident, including if the student is facing any consequences, has been released.