Student found with gun at Washington High School
BEAUFORT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A high school student is in custody after authorities say they found a gun at an Eastern Carolina high school.
Beaufort County Superintendent Matthew Cheeseman said it happened Tuesday around 11:30 a.m. at Washington High School.
He said a 10th grader was pulled aside and school resource officers found the gun in a backpack. Cheeseman says there was no threat to the school or any students.
Today there are more resource officers at the high school, and deputies are making more patrols, as well.
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