• Police charge 2 Central Cabarrus HS students for bringing gun on campus

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    CONCORD, N.C. - Concord police have arrested and charged two Central Cabarrus High School students after a school administrator reportedly found a firearm in their possession. 

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    Jalen Dixon, 17, was charged with felony weapons on campus or other educational property and possession of a stolen firearm. 

    Police also charged 17-year-old Sieaira West with felony weapons on campus or other educational property. 

    Officials said a school administrator found the gun in West's backpack. 

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    Police said an investigation revealed Dixon brought the gun on the school's campus and later gave it to West. 

    It was also determined that the gun was reported stolen. 

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