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2 boys in custody after gun found at Milwaukee school

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MILWAUKEE, WI (KWWL) -- A student brought a gun to Washington High School Wednesday.

Police say a mother went to school around 9:30 Wednesday morning to tell the principal her son may have brought a handgun to school. The 14-year-old boy told police he gave the gun to another student.

Police found the gun inside a backpack in the locker of a 15-year-old boy.

Milwaukee Public Schools spokeswoman Roseann St. Aubin says officials then decided to search the entire school.

According to Milwaukee Police, both boys were taken into custody and will be referred to juvenile authorities for possible charges.

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