ROSS CO., OH (WCMH) – Police say a 12-year-old girl was arrested on Friday morning for bringing a handgun to her middle school.
The gun was reportedly a .380 caliber handgun.
School staff was apparently able to obtain the gun without an incident.
Police say the gun was not loaded but ammunition was found in the vicinity of it.
Police arrested the 12-year-old girl after retrieving the firearm.
The girl was transported to a juvenile detention center.
She will be charged with possession of dangerous ordnance on school grounds.
Police are still investigating the incident.