HUEYTOWN, AL (WBRC) - A Hueytown High School student was taken into custody after a BB gun was found in the student's possession at school.
Hueytown police say the school's administration and school resource officer were notified about a student that had a possible handgun. They immediately took action, locating the student and searching the student's desk.
Under the student's desk, officers found what appeared to be a handgun, but was actually a BB gun.
The threat was addressed and avoided without the school being placed in a lockdown.
We will provide more details when they become available.