Police: Teen Arrested After Bb Gun Found At High School

MILLERSVILLE, Md. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy was arrested Monday after a BB gun was found at a Maryland high school, police said.

Anne Arundel County police said an investigation began after a student reported seeing another student with what was thought to be a gun at Old Mill High School, news outlets report.

Police searched for the student reported to have the weapon and the school and its two middle schools were locked down when the student failed to appear in class. The teen was later found in a common area and the BB gun was found hidden a short distance away, police said.

The teen was charged on a juvenile citation, police said.