Cleburne HS Student Arrested After Bringing Gun To School

Austin York
February 12, 2019 - 4:28 pm
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CLEBURNE (KRLD) - A 14-year-old student at Cleburne High School is in custody after officers found a gun on him on Tuesday. 

Police say some students told school resource officers that a fellow student had brought a weapon on campus at around 8 a.m. Officers were able to quickly apprehend the student and found a .22 caliber pistol in his possession. It's not clear if it was loaded.

Police said the school was not placed on lockdown as the officers were able to find the weapon as soon as the report came in.

The student was taken into custody and has not been identified. Police don't know why the student brought the weapon to school.