Cops respond to reports of gunman at LA County school, suspect in custody

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PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) – Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a man with a gun at a high school in the city of Palmdale.

One person has been arrested in connection to the incident. 

The Sheriff’s Information Bureau says the report was received at 7:05 a.m. Friday and deputies were sent to Highland High School.

An elementary school, Manzanita Elementary, is about a mile away. The campus is being searched by police. So far, there is no evidence of a crime, according to LA County Sheriff’s Deptartment.

Deputy Charles Moore says there is no confirmation of an actual person with a gun or any shooting.

Palmdale is north of Los Angeles in the high desert Antelope Valley.

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