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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A sixth-grade student at Winding Ridge Elementary was taken into custody Wednesday morning after bringing a loaded gun into the building, the Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township confirmed to News 8.

According to a police report, members of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to Winding Ridge just after 8:30 a.m. for a firearm investigation. The school is located in the 11000 block of East 46th Street, directly across the street from Winding Ridge Golf Club.

In a message to parents, principal Alicia Harris said a teacher saw the weapon, immediately secured it, and got help detaining the student.

Although the student said they did not intend to hurt anyone, “at no time will any threat to student and staff safety be tolerated,” Harris said.

The student was removed from the building by police and will not be returning, according to Harris.

Police did not say if the child was released to their parents or transported to the Marion County Juvenile Detention Center. The student has not been identified because they are a minor.

A police report indicates that the weapon, identified as a 9-millimeter semiautomatic pistol, had been reported stolen.