A handgun was found in the bathroom at Palisades Park Elementary School.
A handgun was found in the bathroom at Palisades Park Elementary School. (Fox 46 Charlotte)
A handgun found in a restroom at an elementary school in the Lake Wylie area of Mecklenburg County was brought in by a 5-year-old, officials said.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools tells FOX 46 Charlotte that the weapon was found in a hallway restroom at Palisades Park Elementary School by a group of children during morning arrival on Tuesday. They said the children saw the gun on the floor and ran to tell a staff member.