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District: Student charged after gun found at Spartanburg Co. school

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Spartanburg School District Three said a student is facing charges after an incident involving a firearm on Monday.

Officials at Broome High School received reports of a 15-year-old student carrying a weapon on school property. Officials said a search of the student revealed a firearm.

The teen was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm and presenting a firearm on school grounds. The student has reportedly been recommended for expulsion.

A classmate reported the firearm on campus to school officials.

“I would like to publicly thank the brave student who reported this incident," said superintendent Kenny Blackwood. "This student is a hero.”

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