Columbus teen arrested for bringing knife to elementary school

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A 14-year-old has been arrested for bringing a knife to Davis Elementary located at 1822 Shepherd Dr.

According to a police report, on Wednesday, May 17 an officer was notified by a teacher of a student bringing a knife to school and showing it to several other children.

The police officer then searched the teen and retrieved a silver utility knife from his left pocket.

He was detained and charged with carrying weapons within a school safety zone or on school property.

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