Mississippi student taken into police custody for allegedly bringing weapon to school

Mississippi student taken into police custody for allegedly bringing weapon to school
(Source: Live 5)

CORINTH, Miss. (WMC) - A high school student in Corinth, Mississippi was taken into custody Wednesday for allegedly bringing a weapon to school.

According to Corinth School District, someone told school administrators the student had a weapon. The student was detained, police were called and officers found the student had a concealed weapon.

Corinth police took the student into custody and took him to the police department.

In a statement on the district’s Facebook page, the school said they are “committed to providing safe and orderly schools for all of our children.”

The incident remains under investigation.

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