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Four teens taken into custody after gun found on Grapevine High School campus

Nearby schools were also placed on lockout during the incident.
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GRAPEVINE, Texas — This story has been updated to include additional information from Grapevine police. 

Students at Grapevine High School were sent home early Friday after a gun was found on campus, police confirm. 

Grapevine police say around 1:30 p.m., a student notified officials of a Snapchat that showed a student who was on campus, posing with a gun on his waistband. 

The school was immediately placed on lockdown while officers searched the campus. 

Timberline Elementary and Cross Timbers Middle School were also placed on lockout as a precaution since they are nearby GHS.

Police say during their search they discovered a loaded gun in a student’s backpack. 

Four teens were taken into custody in connection with the incident, authorities say. 

Charges in the incident include terroristic threat, criminal trespass, possession of a firearm in a school zone, and possession of marijuana, police say. 

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