Lafayette, LA – The Lafayette Police Department School Resource Officers responded to Alice Boucher Elementary School this morning following a request from the school's principal regarding the possibility of a student brining a knife to campus. The school administration had previously (Tuesday) devised a plan of action following receipt of the threat yesterday. The fourth and fifth grade wing was secured by School Resource Officers this morning to conduct a thorough search. School staff identified and located the suspect/student prior to the search. A knife was recovered from the student following a search of his person/garments and school protocol was followed. Officers conducted the search in the aforementioned areas of the school, due to the fact the student frequented that area daily. Officers rendered the campus safe following Officers rendered the campus safe following the search, and everyone returned to normal operation.