ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – Arvada police say they arrested a student at Arvada High School who allegedly brought a handgun to the campus. Officers responded to the school on 65th Avenue at around 10 a.m. on Tuesday.
School resource officers received information about the situation, found and arrested the student without incident.READ MORE: Face Masks, Vaccination Rate Dictate COVID Outbreaks In Schools Across Colorado
They say they recovered a pistol from the student. The situation forced the school to be placed on “hold” briefly.READ MORE: Jefferson County Public Health Settles With 2 Schools Over Face Masks, Gets Injunction For Faith Christian Academy
There are no reports of injuries.MORE NEWS: 2 Cats Rescued From Burning Home In Aurora
The suspect is now in custody at a juvenile detention center and faces charges of a juvenile in possession of a handgun and unlawful possession of a weapon on school grounds.