According to Suffolk Police, a 12-year-old King’s Fork Middle School student brought a 14-inch knife onto a school bus on Monday. They say the knife was inside of his book bag.
Police say a student told the bus driver who then alerted school officials.
The principal took the knife and no students were injured or threatened police say.
Police say the student told them he had been bullied by another student, and he brought the knife for protection.
Police are still investigating this case.
He has now been suspended and recommended for expulsion.
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