CLEVELAND - A student is in custody after allegedly attempting to bring a gun into Lincoln West High School, Cleveland police say.
Police made the arrest after they said the student assaulted a Cleveland Metropolitan School District Board of Education security officer.
Roseann Canford, Communications Officer for CMSD, said a weapon was detected by a metal detector and prevented from getting into the school.
"Similar safety measures are in place in all CMSD schools, a credit to our Safety & Security staff who remain dedicated to ensuring a safe learning environment for all students," Canfora wrote in a statement to NewsChannel5.
Lincoln West High School is located at 3202 W 30th St.