There was a pistol in the car though the sheriff said no one ever pointed it at anyone. The car also contained a pair of Air Jordan tennis shoes and reeked of marijuana.
The incident took place right as school was dismissing students Friday afternoon. Students saw four law enforcement officers advancing on the car with weapons drawn. There were no shots were fired.
Four people were taken to the Lamar jail for questioning.
Late Friday afternoon Sheriff White said the incident happened in front of the school on Trojan Way and started at Powell Place apartments down the street from the school on Ward Drive. No identification has been released on those detained but they did not appear to be high school students according to the Sheriff.