3 Guns Found In Columbus City Schools

Sep 2, 2015

Three guns were confiscated from two Columbus City Schools today in separate incidents.  

Sherwood Middle School principal received a tip that a student was going to bring a gun to school.  The principal and security officer met the student and parent as they arrived the school in the morning and recovered what police describe as a loaded 9 millimeter handgun.   The school went under lockdown, and all students lockers were searched.  A second gun was discovered, and that student was taken into custody.  A third gun was discovered in an unrelated incident a Mifflin High School.  District officials say there was no risk to students or staff, and that parents will be given more information as details unfold.