COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - A Columbia County student is being charged after being found with a weapon on school campus.

According to the Columbia County School District, Grovetown Middle administrators were made aware Monday of a rumor that a student had a weapon. An investigation uncovered a kitchen knife in the student's belongings. It was confiscated.

School officials say no threat was made against the school, students, or staff and that the student is being charged by law enforcement. There was no interruption to school operations.

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