Loon Lake RCMP say a student on the Island Lake First Nation was arrested this afternoon after he brought a handgun to school.
Island Lake First Nation is about 60 kilometres west of Meadow Lake.
RCMP received a complaint of a student with a handgun at the Island Lake First Nation School at about 2 p.m. CST.
The school was locked down and RCMP said the youth left the school grounds.
A 16-year-old student was arrested without incident. Police recovered a CO2 pellet pistol.
RCMP said charges are pending.