Pellet gun found on Lee County school bus

Posted at 7:29 PM, Nov 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 22:41:45-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Police responded after reports of a gun found on a Fort Myers school bus, according to a mother whose son was on the bus. 

A spokesperson for the Lee County School district told Four In Your Corner a student had a pellet gun on the bus and was showing it to another student. 

The bus was stopped at the intersection of Ballard Road and Marsh Avenue. The mother told Four In Your Corner there were eight students and all the students got off the bus safely. 

No further information has been released at this time.