(MSC) - A small BB gun was discovered in the bag of an Atchison High School student Friday morning.
Atchison Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Susan Myers said in a statement that "at no time were any student/staff at risk of harm."
Myers further stated that the gun, which looked similar to a handgun, was found by the high school's principal.
Students and staff were notified of the discovery via an alert message.
Law enforcement was notified of the BB gun.