Deputies: Gun found on campus of C.H. Price Middle School in Interlachen

Loaded handgun found a local school in Putnam

INTERLACHEN, Fla. — A gun was found on the campus of C. H. Price Middle School, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Tuesday.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office said the loaded gun was found in the waste band of a student inside C.H. Price Middle School.

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According to the Sheriff’s Office, a resource officer acted on a tip and found the student in less than a minute.

The student was taken into custody, the Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies believe the gun was stolen.