MONONGAHELA (KDKA) — Parents were contacted by Ringgold High School Thursday after a student discovered a weapon in a bathroom.
According to a release sent by Principal Jason Minniti, a gun was found in a men’s restroom near the front of the building. The student who noticed the weapon alerted a teacher, who contacted Executive Officer Colleen Spahr.
The weapon was then locked in a security office safe.
An investigation revealed the weapon belonged to a security officer within the district.
The statement assures: “Proper measures are being taken to ensure nothing like this happens again.”