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CMS increases security at games effective immediately

CHARLOTTE — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is increasing security at games and athletic events effective immediately, the district posted on Facebook.

There should be no elementary or middle school students dropped off and left unattended.

All spectators are expected to be seated during the athletic event, except for trips to concessions or restrooms, the district stated.

There will be law enforcement and CMS staff members at the games in case of any disruptions.

Handheld metal detectors and bag searches will be used as warranted at the entrance to the game.

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