PERU - According to a press release from the Peru Central School District, Peru High School administrators contacted New York State Police immediately after a pistol was found in the high school boys locker room the morning of Oct. 20.
Administrators retrieved the object, described by state police as an Airsoft-type pistol.
State police are in possession of the weapon. No injuries were reported in connection with the matter.
High school administrators are investigating the incident in close cooperation with state police.
Anyone with information regarding the pistol or who brought it onto the school campus is asked to contact the high school office at 643-6401.
(Editor's Note: The North Countryman will have more information on this story as it becomes available.)