2 females arrested after reports of gun on Southern University Lab School campus

2 females arrested after reports of gun on Southern University Lab School campus

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A woman is in police custody after reports that she brought a gun onto the campus of Southern University Lab School in Baton Rouge on Friday afternoon. The school was placed on lockdown, but was given the all clear when no weapon was found.

Southern Lab school officials released the following statement:

According to Southern University Laboratory School administrators, today around noon, school personnel were notified by two students that they witnessed a non-student adult female on campus with a weapon. SUPD was notified and an officer was dispatched to the school. The school was immediately placed on lock down. SUPD were able to determine that the imminent threat was no longer on campus and the lock down was lifted. Parents of SU Lab students were notified of the lock down and that there was no immediate threat to student safety.

The names of those arrested have not been released at this time.

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