Student, 13, arrested for carrying a knife in school, threatening another student

Student, 13, arrested for carrying a knife in school, threatening another student

LAPLACE, LA (WVUE) - A 13-year-old student was arrested after she brought a knife to an elementary school and threatened another student.

According to a report from the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's office, on Tuesday school administrators learned that a 13-year-old student brought a knife to LaPlace Elementary School and made threats to hurt another student.

School administrators recovered the knife and called authorities.

Deputies arrested the student and booked her with carrying a dangerous weapon by a student at a school.

She was released to the custody of her mother.

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