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Student arrested for taking gun to Gridley Middle School

Weapon on campus was immediately reported and no one was hurt
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Posted at 3:26 PM, Feb 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-03 07:50:28-05

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Tucson Police Department responded to a weapons violation at Gridley Middle School in Tucson on Wednesday.

Student had a gun on school property and TPD was able to recover it after another student and staff member immediately reported it.

Officers arrested a male student.

"The safety of our school is a top priority, so we are grateful for the quick response by our community.  Please remember to remind your children of the importance of making our schools and surrounding areas a safe place for all," Principal of Gridley Middle School, Rosanna Ortiz-Montoya, said in email sent to Gridley families.

No injuries were reported.

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