MIAMI (CBSMiami) – On Friday, a child found a gun in the bathroom of a charter school in Kendall.READ MORE: Miami Judge Sends Former President Donald Trump's Suit Against Twitter To California
It happened at Somerset Academy Bay Elementary and Middle School in the 9500 block of Southwest 97th Avenue.READ MORE: Desperate To Find More Staff, Some Fast Food Restaurants Recruiting Customers
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.MORE NEWS: Federal Judge Clears Class-Action Lawsuit Against Florida On Juvenile Solitary Confinement
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.