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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Lake Havasu City police say a middle school student who was found with a BB gun in his backpack was taken into custody.

Today’s News-Herald reports police received reports of a student with a gun from parents of children who riding in a school bus with him on Thursday.

Officers stopped the bus and evacuated the students.

They found the BB gun in the student’s backpack.

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Lake Havasu City Police Sgt. Tom Gray says the juvenile never threatened other students with the weapon.

He did not say what kind of charges the youth may be facing.

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Information from: Today’s News-Herald, http://www.havasunews.com