Student brought taser into Mallard Creek High, police say

Mallard Creek High School (Credit: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools)

A taser was found on the premises of Mallard Creek High School after a weapons search was conducted on Monday, police say.

A CMS K-9 was conducting a weapons search and during the search a student threw a taser from one classroom to another, the police report states.

The teacher in the classroom that the taser was thrown into confiscated the weapon and the authorities were contacted.

The name of the student was not immediately released.

The CMS Code of Conduct states that prohibited items include any object that could cause injury.