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Spokane Public Schools says a Logan Elementary student brought a gun to a bus stop Wednesday morning Spokane Public Schools says a Logan Elementary student brought a gun to a bus stop Wednesday morning
SPOKANE, Wash. -

A 9-year-old Logan Elementary student was taken into custody by a school resource officer Wednesday after bringing a gun to a bus stop. 

Spokane Public Schools spokesperson Kevin Morrison told us the student told kids at the bus stop Wednesday morning he had found a gun. The kids apparently didn't believe him, so the student went home, got the gun, and brought it back to the bus stop. Several children handled the gun, which was not loaded, and then the student took it back home. 

When the student got to school, one child had told an adult and resources officers met with him, took him into custody and sent a letter home to his parents. Police did not arrest the student and he was released an hour later. 

Morrison said at this point it is unclear what will happen to the student, but stressed there were no students in danger, and the school doesn't think the student had any malicious intent.

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