Garner students tip cops to gun at school after post on social media, officials say

GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) — A Garner High School student was arrested this week after bringing a gun to school, police said.

The 14-year-old student was arrested Thursday after the gun was found on campus on Monday, Garner police said.


In a call to parents, a school official said: “some students noticed a classmate’s social media post which indicated the student might have brought a gun to school.”

Authorities then launched an investigation.

“That investigation confirmed the student did have a gun on school property,” the call to parents said.

Police said the gun was not used “in a threatening manner.”

Police did not say what kind of gun it was. The teen is charged with having a weapon on campus.


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