An 11-year-old male student at Reams Road Elementary School was found to be in possession of a mechanical pencil that had been modified for use as a weapon.
A short piece of metal was added to the tip of the mechanical pencil. The piece protruded out of the tip and had a sharp end.
After investigation, the student was charged with possession of a weapon on school property. No one was injured. The juvenile was released to his mother.
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