CHICAGO (CBS) — A student brought a gun to school last week at an elementary school in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
Chicago police officers responded to a call of a person with a gun around 10 a.m. Wednesday at Leif Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy, at 3600 W. 5th Av.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Countless Social Media Threats Directed At CPS Schools, Days After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy Students
Police said a male student brought a gun to the school and showed it to several classmates. The student’s guardian told police the legally-owned gun was taken out of their home without permission.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warm Winds Friday
No one was injured, and police said school officials told them “the incident would be handled administratively.”MORE NEWS: Hate-Filled Letters Falsely Claiming To Be From A Judge Sent To Minority-Owned North Suburban Restaurants
Chicago Public Schools officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment.