Connect-ED Message Issued for St. Mary's Elementary

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The following transmission is in response to an incident Tuesday morning at St. Mary's Elementary School in Muscogee County, Georgia:

Subject: Weapon Notice
Connect-ED Message:

This is assistant principal Felicia Johnson calling with an important safety message for all St. Mary's Road parents. We want to inform you of an incident that occurred on campus today and make sure you have accurate information. No one was hurt or injured, however, a student brought an unloaded 9 mm gun to school today. The weapon was immediately confiscated by administrators who notified police and MCSD security. We commend our students and staff for reporting the safety violation and following proper procedures to ensure the safety of every child and employee as safety is a priority. Please take this time to review the weapons policy in the behavior code and discipline policy handbook with your child. If you have questions please contact our office at: 706-683-8841.

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