By CBS13 Staff

ELK GROVE (CBS13) — An Elk Grove High School student was found with a gun and ammunition on campus Thursday, a spokesperson for the district said.

According to the Elk Grove Unified School District, staff at the high school responded to a report of a student with the gun at around 1:30 p.m. Law enforcement was called to the campus and deputies quickly located the student and confiscated the weapon.

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The district said appropriate action was taken by the high school and sheriff’s office, but did not release any further details.

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“Weapons, of any kind, are strictly prohibited on our campus and any student found in possession of a weapon, may face consequences up to expulsion and arrest,” the district said in a news release.

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A spokesperson for the district said the student never brandished the gun.