Students charged after gun found at Raleigh middle school
Posted March 16, 2017 5:36 p.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — Two students were charged after a gun was found on the Carroll Magnet Middle School campus Thursday morning.
Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison said that a school administrator received information that there was a gun on school grounds at about 8:45 a.m. and searched a backpack in the presence of a school resource officer.
Inside the backpack, the administrator found a gun as well as marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.
One student was charged with possession of a firearm on campus, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The second student was charged with possession of a firearm on campus.
The names of the students were not released because they are minors.