Gun and ammunition found outside school in Cambridge

The crest on a Waterloo regional police officer's sleeve. Kevin Nielsen / Global News

A gun was found near a school in Cambridge on Thursday, according to Waterloo Regional Police.

They say police were called to Preston High School on Rose Street after the gun was found outside the school.

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According to police, the gun was found in a bag with ammunition.

Police would later say the school was found off of school grounds.

Police are continuing their investigation and are asking anyone with information to call 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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