Derby student in custody after gun reported

It happened Monday morning at Derby High School

DERBY, Kan. - A Derby High School Student is in custody after bringing a gun to school.

Derby Public Schools sent out a text alert to parents about the incident.  The district says the school administration received a tip that a student had brought gun to school.

The student was brought to the office where they were questioned, and the gun confiscated and secured by a school resource officer.  The student has been arrested.

In the text alert, the district says safety and security is a top priority for Derby Public Schools.  They say the student had not made any threats to other students or staff.

The incident is under investigation.

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