Authorities arrested a woman on Wednesday for bringing a shotgun to campus.
The Morehead City Police Department arrested 37-year-old Rashonda Hargett of Newport and charged her with bringing a weapon to Carteret Community College.
She was charged with unlawful possession of a .20 gauge shotgun on educational property.
The charge carries a misdemeanor penalty.
WITN has confirmed that Hargett is the daughter of Emerald Isle police chief William Hargett.
She was also arrested recently on charges of both real and personal property.