Toy Gun on Bus_1Monday morning as students were transferring at the bus shuttle at Plymouth High School, a student reported to an adult supervisor that a gun was seen in an unknown student’s backpack.  Based on the description that was given, Plymouth Community School Corporation Director of Safety and Security, Ted Brown, held a narrowed group of busses (5) at the shuttle and contacted the Plymouth Police Department and the Indiana State Police for assistance in identifying the alleged student.

Toy gun on Bus_3Superintendent Dan Tyree said, “Thanks to their cooperative efforts, the student was identified and a plastic toy gun was found in a trashcan on a bus.”

Toy Gun on Bus_2Tyree continued, “As we continue to keep students’ safety at top priority, we appreciate the response of the Plymouth Police Department, Indiana State Police, Plymouth Community School Corporation Safety and Security, and the student who reported something they felt was suspicious.”

All parents were notified about the situation above via our email messaging school reach system this morning.