Middle school student arrested with knife, list of names

- Police say a tip from a classmate led them to a teenage student who had brought a knife to school, along with a list of names.

According to SPPD, the 14-year-old student at Azalea Middle School showed the knife to a girl this morning and told her he planned to use it against another student.

The girl took his backpack to a teacher and told the teacher that he had a knife.  School officials and the school resource officer questioned the teen and discovered what they called a "folding knife" along with a note that had several names on it.

The student had been charged with felony possession of a weapon on school.

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