LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- A student was arrested Wednesday after school officials discovered a loaded gun in his possession. 

During a press conference about guns on campus and school safety, Clark County School District police confirmed the arrest of the 17-year-old student. 

This is the seventh incident involving guns on campus since the start of the new school year. 

On Tuesday, a Canyon Springs High School student was shot and killed on campus. 

An arrest has not been made, according to North Las Vegas police. 

Other high schools with recent gun-related arrests include Green Valley, Centennial, Sierra Vista, Chaparral and Mojave. 

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