A tip to a school resource officer led to the discovery of a firearm on campus at Southeast High School.
District 186 officials say the unloaded and non-functioning handgun was found in a trash can in a locker room area at the end of the lunch hour Tuesday. The school was placed on a lockdown while a full search was conducted.
The district says the suspect responsible for the weapon was taken into custody.
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