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Weapon found in backpack of Southport High School student

School officials said the weapon was found during a random restroom sweep during classes.

SOUTHPORT, Ind. — A Southport High School student is facing possible expulsion after school administrators found a weapon in the student’s backpack. 

In an email sent to parents, the school said administrators performed their daily random restroom sweeps during classes and found three students in a restroom. 

The school said the students were searched and a weapon was found in a backpack.

Perry Township school police took the student into custody.

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