Rocklin High Student brings Gun to School, Arrested Same Day

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On the second day of the school year, a Rocklin High student brought a gun to school. He was arrested by police and nobody was harmed.

UPDATE: Students Return to Rocklin High School, Uneasy After Gun Reported on Campus

David Bills, the principal of Rocklin High School, released a statement to the press regarding the situation and how it was handled.

According to the release, a 14-year-old student showed another person a hand gun around 15 minutes after the school day ended on Wednesday. The school immediately contacted the Rocklin Police Department.

Police investigated, and confirmed that a boy did indeed have a hand gun on campus that day.

The student was arrested soon after police confirmed his actions.

According to a Rocklin High parent, the school sent out an automated recording Wednesday night from the school explaining what happened just before the school announced it publicly.

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