In the wake of the shooting in Florida, officials say a student brought a gun to Talladega High School. Talladega County Superintendent Terry Roller said that after the incident in Florida, the school staff was on high alert.
A teacher observed suspicious behavior coming from Calvereous Wallace. Authorities approached him and searched his backpack, where they found a gun. Roller says police were immediately called and Wallace was arrested. Additional law enforcement were called to the school to conduct a thorough search of the campus.
Authorities say no other weapons were found. Wallace is being held in the Talladega County Jail awaiting bond.