A BB gun was found at Sequoyah High School in Monroe County on Friday morning.
Monroe County Schools officials said administrators were tipped off about the BB gun and immediately addressed the situation. They said no students were in danger at any time.
“As always, the safety of our students is our number one concern,” said the district in a statement. “We wanted to keep parents informed in case there were rumors about the situation.
Sequoyah High School is located in Madisonville and serves grades 9 through 12.