Two students were arrested in Calaveras County after a gun was found on a bus.
The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said that at 8:10 a.m. Friday were dispatched to Calaveras High School to a report of a gun on a bus. The bus driver held students on the bus until deputies arrived.
Deputies searched the bus seat and belongings of a 17-year-old boy and confiscated a gun. The teen was placed under arrest.
Deputies learned a second male had originally brought the gun onto the bus. That 15 year old student was also arrested.
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It is not known what the intentions of the students were, according to a sheriff’s office press release. It is not believed that the students had conceived a plan to hurt anyone, according to police.