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A West High student was taken into custody Thursday morning after allegedly bringing a gun to school.

SALT LAKE CITY — A West High student was taken into custody Thursday morning after allegedly bringing a gun to school.

The Salt Lake School District announced that a ninth-grade boy was arrested after another student told a teacher that the boy had a gun.

The unloaded gun was found in the boy's waistband, though he did have ammunition in his pocket, according to the district.

Salt Lake police confirmed a student was taken to juvenile detention and a gun was recovered.

Additional details will be posted as they become available.