MOON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A young man carrying a BB gun on the Moon Area School District’s campus was apprehended by police.

Moon Area School District says in a letter to parents that a Moon Area security guard noticed two young men on the campus near the high school after school hours Monday night.

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The one young man appeared to have a partially concealed weapon.

The Moon Township Police were called in, and they apprehended two young men and found one of them had been carrying a BB gun.

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According to the school district, students found with a weapon of any kind will be punished to the “maximum extent.”

The letter says the district is safe and the incident has been contained.

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Extra police will be added on the secondary campus until the end of the week.