Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - A Jeffersontown High School Student appeared before a judge Thursday morning, facing charges for bringing a handgun to school on the first day back after Christmas break.

Tremaine Pendleton, 18, was arrested after the handgun was found during a search. No one was hurt in this incident.

Pendleton is charged with possession of a handgun by a minor and unlawful possession of a weapon on school property.

He is being held without bail.