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Student arrested for bringing knife to Baker Middle School

(Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM) (Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)
(Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM) (Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus middle school student has been arrested for bringing a weapon on school grounds.

The incident happened Thursday afternoon around 3 p.m. at Baker Middle School at 1215 Benning Dr.  in south Columbus.

According to police reports, a 15-year-old boy brought a knife on school property and was chasing other students. No injuries were reported in the incident.

According to Valerie Fuller, the Director of Communications for the Muscogee County School District, the student will go through a tribunal process with administrative staff to decide whether the student will end up in alternative school or serve a suspension.

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