The Meridian Police Department has charged a 17-year-old high school student as an adult for having a gun on campus.
The charge of possession of a weapon by student against Kmondrae Daevon Curry was filed Thursday in connection with the Oct. 19 incident. Officials say a gun was found in his car.
Curry was processed and then released on $5000 bond. The MPD says no other arrest is expected. Two students were taken into custody Monday.
Police say the charge against Curry will be presented to the Lauderdale County grand jury in March.
Officials say a conviction on this charge could result in a fine up to $5,000 and/or up to three years in prison.
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