PETERSBURG, VA- Two guns were found in a locker at Peabody Middle School in Petersburg on Wednesday.
School officials began their investigation after being informed that a student had brought a weapon to school. The middle school was placed on lockdown and police were called.
Eventually, police located two hand guns, which were unloaded, in a locker. No ammunition was found, and Petersburg school officials said no students were in any danger.
It is unclear if charges have been filed against the responsible student. The investigation is on-going.
Stay with 8News for updates.
Copyright 2012 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond
301 Arboretum Place, Richmond
Can't find something?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.