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California Sheriff: Student shot in arm by fellow student

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PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on reports of a man with a gun at a Southern California school (all times local):

9:36 a.m.

California officials say 14-year-old taken into custody after shooting a fellow high school student in the arm.

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8:45 a.m.

Officials say there's no evidence of a shooting at an elementary school in the California city of Palmdale.

The Los Angeles County sheriff's department said on Twitter Friday morning that the school has been searched and cleared.

Officials also said someone had called to report shots were fired in the vicinity of Manzanita Elementary School.

The sheriff's department says deputies searched the school and found no evidence of a crime.

A person was detained after deputies responded to a report of a man with a gun at Highland High School, which is about 7 miles (11 kilometers) away.

Palmdale is north of Los Angeles in the high desert Antelope Valley.

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8:32 a.m.

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have detained a person after responding to reports of a man with a gun at a high school in the city of Palmdale.

Sheriff's Sgt. Aura Sierra could not immediately provide more information about the person detained Friday morning said there has been no confirmation of a shooting.

She says deputies are searching Highland High School in the high desert Antelope Valley north of Los Angeles.

Sierra says someone also called to report shots fired in the vicinity of Manzanita Elementary School about 7 miles (11 kilometers) away.

She says there's no information about that caller and no confirmation of the report. Deputies are investigating.

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8:02 a.m.

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies are responding to a report of a man with a gun at a high school in the city of Palmdale.

The Sheriff's Information Bureau says the report was received at 7:05 a.m. Friday and deputies were sent to Highland High School.

Deputy Charles Moore says there is no confirmation of an actual person with a gun or any shooting.

Palmdale is north of Los Angeles in the high desert Antelope Valley.

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