Eastway Division - Weapon seized at Eastway Middle School


Tuesday, November 13, 2018,

On Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at approximately 12:40p.m., a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department School Resource Officer (SRO) was notified by staff at Eastway Middle School (1501 Norland Road) that a juvenile on school grounds was in possession of a taser.

A 13-year-old male was shortly thereafter located and found in possession of a pocket taser, which was safely seized from the juvenile.  The 13-year-old juvenile has been charged with Possession of a Weapon on School Grounds.

No one was injured or threatened by the suspect.  Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  The report number for this incident is 20181113125000.