We have new information on a student charged with bringing a weapon to school on Friday in Pitt County.
Tyron Wynn, a 19-year-old senior at South Central High School in Winterville, was arrested Friday.
A school district spokeswoman says someone reported that Wynn had a knife on him during first period. They discovered a lock-blade knife on the student who apparently told authorities he had no ill intent in bringing the weapon to school.
The school system says Wynn is being disciplined under the student code of conduct.
He has a January 17 court date on the criminal charge.
The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says a teen was arrested Friday for bringing a weapon onto school property
19-year old Tyrone Wynn was arrested at South Central High School in Winterville just after lunch Friday. According to the Pitt County Sheriff's Office, he was charged with having a weapon on educational property. There's no word on what type of weapon. Friday evening he was in the Pitt County Detention center under a $1,000 bond.
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