A sixth grade Las Vegas girl was arrested Tuesday for bringing a gun to school, Fox5Vegas.com reported.

Students told police they saw the handgun in the girl's purse. Police said the gun was not loaded, Fox5Vegas.com reported.

No threats were made, but police are investigating how the girl got the gun.

"It's a concern, especially when we're seeing a gun at that age," said Clark County School District police Lt. Ken Young.

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