Lima, OH (WIMA) - Allen County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Perry High School on Tuesday afternoon in reference to a student that was in possession of a potentially loaded firearm.
Principal Nick Weingart contacted the Sheriff’s Office after another student notified him about the situation.
A small caliber handgun was found in a student’s locker.
The juvenile suspect is currently being held at the Allen County Juvenile Detention Center.
Further investigation found that the firearm was reported stolen from Auglaize County.