Press Release from Macon County Schools:
On Friday, February 10, 2023, a Franklin High School student reported that another Franklin High School student had a weapon on campus. An investigation was immediately initiated by school resource officers and school administrators.
As a result of a search, a handgun was found in the students’ book bag. No ammunition was found. The student is in custody of the Macon County Sheriff’s Office and faces charges as well as disciplinary action from Franklin High School.
We appreciate the ongoing partnership between our schools, the Macon County Sheriff’s Office, as well as our staff & students who were involved in reporting this incident.