CHARLOTTE — Many students excited about returning to school must face the reality of violence against some of the youngest members in the community.
Extra Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers were at the campus of Myers Park High School Friday after a student brought a gun on Wednesday.
In the video at the top of this webpage, education reporter Elsa Gills speaks with the student advisor to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Board of Education about her perspective and message to peers and community.
(Watch the video below: Myers Park High School student accused of having weapon on bus, at school)
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