A 16-year-old high school student is accused of bringing a weapon onto school grounds.
Kinston police charged Quashon Bryant, after Kinston High School officials say they found him in possession of an BB pistol on Tuesday.
The principal says an anonymous tip told them Bryant had a weapon, and they found it in his backpack.
He is charged with misdemeanor possession of a weapon on school property and released on a $500 bond. Bryant has a December 15th court date.