A child attending summer camp in Sheldon on Friday advised an employee they found a gun on the playground, a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report states.
The gun was found on a bench near the basketball courts at the Boys and Girls club, the report says. The employee moved all children at the camp away from the basketball courts and called 9-1-1.
Deputies found the gun still on the bench when they arrived. It was determined to be a small caliber revolver.
The weapon was unloaded and the handle broken, the report states.
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It also says the gun was rusty and the serial number and model number were unreadable. The weapon was collected for evidence.