LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Two students are under arrest after a loaded gun was found in a backpack at Eastern High School.

In an email to parents, Principal Lana Kaelin says staff learned of the weapon this morning. She says administrators and security quickly found the gun in a student's backpack inside his locker.

In addition to the arrest, the students are also being disciplined according to JCPS policies and procedures.