Student brings gun to Washington, Iowa high school

WASHINGTON, Iowa (KWQC) - A student is in custody after bringing a gun to school grounds at Washington High School in Washington, Iowa.

According to a news release, the Washington Community School District received information that a student may have brought a gun to school and administrators contacted law enforcement.

The student was found in possession of a gun on school grounds and taken into custody on charges of possession of stolen property and carrying a weapon.

School administrators say at no time was there a threat to the safety of other students or staff members.