Wayne County Jail put on lockdown after gun found

Sheriff's Office spokeswoman says investigation under way to determine how weapon got inside

WAYNE COUNTY, Mich. - The Wayne County Jail was put on lockdown Friday after a gun was found inside the facility.

In a statement, Wayne County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Paula Bridges said the gun was found in an area of "Division I."

"It is a matter the Sheriff takes extremely seriously. An investigation is under way to determine how it got there," she said.

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