JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A student at Mandarin Middle admitted to bringing a gun to school a few weeks ago, according to Duval County Public School officials.
Police then checked to make sure there were no guns at the school, and didn't find any, according to a letter sent home to parents on Friday.
The preliminary investigation shows that no students were put in harms way.
Police and school officials ask that parents talk with their children about the dangers of firearms at Duval County schools.
No information was released regarding the student that brought the gun to school.