HOUSTON - A student was arrested at an HISD school on Thursday after officials discovered he brought a loaded gun to the school.

The boy is a student at the High School for Law and Justice. Officials said he brought a loaded .380-caliber pistol to the school.

He was charged with possession of an unlawful weapon in a school zone.

In addition to the criminal charge accepted by the Harris County District Attorney's Office, the student will also face additional disciplinary action, said a spokeswoman for HISD.