A 15 year old female student from San Luis High School who took a handgun to school on Monday morning was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Juvenile Detention Center later that evening.
The arrest came after the investigation revealed that the student had possession of the handgun while on school grounds. This incident caused for San Luis High School to be placed on lockdown that lasted close to 4 hours. Multiple Yuma County Law Enforcement Agencies responded to San Luis High School to assist and ensure the safety of the students and staff.
The second student who was reported as having taken a handgun to school was released pending further investigation into this case.
The female was booked into the Yuma County Juvenile Detention Center for the following charges: Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Minor in possession of a firearm on school grounds, Minor in possession of firearm, Misconduct involving weapons and Endangerment.