HISD: Heights High School student arrested for taking gun to school

Houston Independent School District (HISD) Police Department

The Houston Independent School District says student was found with a firearm at Heights High School on Thursday.

The district says police were immediately notified and the student was arrested.

HISD released this statement:

Today, a Heights High School student was found in possession of a firearm while on campus. HISD Police was immediately notified and the student was arrested. We are grateful that no one was injured and that alert administrators discovered the weapon. Please know we take these situations very seriously, as the safety of our students is always our top priority.