BARRINGTON, Ill. - A 16-year-old Barrington High School student was taken into police custody Friday after allegedly carrying a pellet gun underneath his clothing while on the school's campus.
Just before school began Friday, a group of students notified school administrators that they saw the teen boy carrying a gun in one of the bathrooms.
The building was then placed on immediate lockdown.
A School Resource Officer responded and found that the student was carrying a pellet gun under his clothing. He was then taken into police custody.
No additional information was released by police.