Ionia Public Schools Superintendent Pat Batista said the IDPS was immediately notified of the situation after the school administration offices found out.
Parents received an email about the incident at 2:55 p.m.
"The administration contacted the police immediately," Batista
"We're aware of the situation, we're thankful it was reported to the administration - you always want to be safe with these type of things."
said school staff and the Ionia Department of Public Safety
were taking the situation seriously.
"You have to take all the precautions necessary," she