Orlando Police say
they arrested a Lake Nona High School student for allegedly bringing a replica gun and knife to school.
The incident comes a day after 17 people were killed at a South Florida high school by a 19-year-old gunman.
The administration at Lake Nona High School received a tip Thursday morning that a student arrived on campus with a gun in his book bag. Police say a school resource officer later made contact with the student and found "a BB gun with CO2 cylinders, pellets and a pocket knife," according to the Orlando Sentinel
. The weapon was not used in a threatening manner, school administrators said.
reports the student faces a charge of felony possession of a weapon on a school campus.
Police say students and parents should call the SpeakOut Hotline
at 800-423-TIPS to report any threatening or concerning behavior.