Friday morning a 14-year-old was taken into custody. A gun was found in the student backpack. Retrieved with the gun was a magazine with bullets. The gun was reported stolen in St. Louis County prior to this incident. A lot of parents took to social media to discuss the horrifying news.

This makes the second teen this week that brought a gun to a north county school. Hazelwood West released a statement to parents ensuring that they maintained safety and no harm was caused to the student body or staff. At this time an investigation is ongoing to determine where the stolen gun was retrieved from.