Here is a statement from the Sheriff’s Office concerning an incident at Red River Elementary School at the end of the day on Tuesday.
“At approximately 2:50 p.m. on September 24, 2019 as buses were loading, a teacher at Red River Elementary School was alerted that something was in a Kindergarten student’s backpack.
The teacher immediately took the child and backpack to the School Resource Officer (SRO). The SRO alerted administration and the backpack was searched. A toy gun, commonly found in stores, was confiscated. An investigation began at approximately 3:00 p.m. on September 24, 2019.
At no time was any student or faculty in danger.”