NICETOWN (WTXF) - Police are investigating after a gun was found in a student's backpack at a Nicetown high school on Tuesday.
Officials say the firearm was discovered during a scan at Randolph High School on Henry Avenue.
The school was placed on lockdown shortly after 10 a.m. The lockdown was lifted just before 10:30 a.m.
Police say the student was apprehended and the gun was recovered.
No further information has been released at this time.
This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 29 for updates.