Kitchen Knife Confiscated From Kingsport Elementary Student
An investigation is underway by Kingpsort Police and the Kingsport School System after a student was discovered at an elementary school Friday morning with a kitchen knife. The incident occurred at Jackson Elementary School on Stone Drive shortly after the start of school. School officials and a resource officer retrieved the knife from the student. Andy True is Assistant Superintendent of Schools.
(:11)…THERE IS AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION BY SCHOOL STAFF IN COORDINATION WITH THE KPD AND OTHER AUTHORITIES BASED ON THE RESULTS OF THAT INVESTIGATION THAT WILL DETERMINE ANY FUTURE STEPS.
No injuries were reported and normal classroom operations resumed shortly after the incident occurred.