Student detained after police find gun at Memphis school

Student detained after police find gun at Memphis school
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Police say a student at a Gestalt Community Schools high school was detained Monday after officers found a gun on campus.

Police responded to Power Center Academy High School near Winchester and Mendenhall Monday afternoon after the principal reported that there may be a student with a gun on campus.

The school was placed on a brief lockdown while officers searched the campus.

Police say they did find a gun and took a female student into custody.

No one was injured.

No other information has been released.

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