Baton Rouge middle school placed on lockdown after student found with BB gun

Baton Rouge middle school placed on lockdown after student found with BB gun

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Officials with the East Baton Rouge Parish School system confirmed that a school was placed on lockdown Wednesday.

North Banks Middle School was placed on lockdown Wednesday due to reports of a weapon on campus. Police were contacted and apprehended a student in possession of a BB gun.

The school remained on lockdown until the end of the day.

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