Student brought loaded gun to Arlington high school

ARLINGTON -- Arlington ISD confirmed that a student brought a loaded gun to Sam Houston High School on Thursday.

School officials were notified of the presence of a weapon by another student, and Arlington police officers approached the student and took possession of the weapon without incident.

Additional security will be on campus on Friday and the school will conduct random checks with metal detectors to insure the safety of students and staff.

An AISD spokesperson said the district will take appropriate disciplinary action against the student.

They cannot comment on whether or not the student was arrested.

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