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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – On Friday, a child found a gun in the bathroom of a charter school in Kendall.

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It happened at Somerset Academy Bay Elementary and Middle School in the 9500 block of Southwest 97th Avenue.

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The school says the gun was accidentally left there by one of their security guards.

School officials said a 5th grader found it and alerted a teacher right away.

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In a statement sent to CBS4 by the principal, we’re told the guard was told to leave the school and will not be returning.