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ROCORI Middle Schooler Taken In After Gun Found In Locker [AUDIO]

Crime Scene TapeCOLD SPRING — A ROCORI Middle schooler is in custody after being found with a gun in their locker.

At about 9 a.m. this morning, other students reported to the principal that they saw the student with the gun.

Witnesses say the student brandished the gun in hallway after being bumped by another student. It’s not clear if the weapon was pointed at anyone.

The student was immediately taken into custody and searched.

Cold Spring Police Chief Phil Jones says the situation poses no further threat to the school, and is currently under investigation.

Listen to the automated voicemail sent to parents from ROCORI Middle School Principal Cheryl Schmidt:

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Superintendent Scott Staska was unavailable for comment.

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