Sheriff: BB gun causes school lockdown


    DUPLIN COUNTY, NC (WCTI) — All students and staff at East Duplin High School have been evacuated off school property following the threat of a gun on campus, according Duplin County Sheriff Blake Wallace.

    Wallace said around 10:45 a.m. Friday, it was reported to deputies that a gun was on campus. It was later discovered the student had an B.B. gun in his or her book bag.

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    There is no indication at this time that the student made threats to the school or anyone at the school, but deputies are still investigating.

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