DES MOINES — Des Moines police have arrested a teenager who brought an air pistol to school Friday.
District officials placed Lincoln High School on lockdown as a result.
Police say the teenager got off the bus and showed what appeared to be a handgun and police were called. The other student alerted police, who was able to track down the teenage suspect in a neighborhood near the school.
The other student alerted a school resource officer, who was able to track down the teenage suspect in a neighborhood near the school.
While arresting the teen, Des Moines police say they found him in possession of an air pistol, which looks like a real gun.
This story is developing.