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

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

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.

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

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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.

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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