SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A report of a weapon on the Grant Union High School campus turned out to be an airsoft gun, authorities say.
The Twin Rivers Unified School District says the campus went on a precautionary lockdown on Thursday after a student reported to school officials what they thought was someone with a gun.READ MORE: Experts: California Lacked Safeguards For Gun Owner Info
School officials say police services were able to detain the student.READ MORE: Fourth of July Celebrations Will Cost You More This Year, But How Much?
That student is now being accused of discharging the airsoft gun on campus.
“Weapons of any kind are never allowed on school campuses, and there are serious consequences for students who are found in possession of a weapon,” the district said in a statement.MORE NEWS: Highway 50 Back Open, I-80 Still Closed In Sierra Ahead Of July 4 Weekend
The incident remains under investigation.