Knife allegedly found on student at Fairhill Community High School
NORTH PHILADELPHIA - April 17, 2013 (WPVI) -- An 18-year-old student is in custody after allegedly bringing a knife to his North Philadelphia school on Wednesday.
Anthony Parker-Pitts, of the 3100 block of North Percy Street, is charged with having a weapon at school.
Authorities found the knife at 7:56 a.m., as Parker-Pitts was going into the Fairhill Community High School at 2820 North 4th Street.
The knife was confiscated and Parker-Pitts taken into custody.
No one was injured.
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