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classroom-blue-bgINKSTER, MI — School officials confiscated a loaded handgun from a third-grade student at a Detroit-area school on Friday

The principal at Daly Elementary School in Inkster met the boy at the school’s entrance after receiving a tip.

The boy and weapon were removed from school grounds around 9 a.m.

School officials say no one was harmed and other students were not aware of what happened.

No word on where the boy got the gun or why he took it to school.