Two fights reported at Tarboro High School, weapon recovered

TARBORO, N.C. (WITN) -The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office says there were two fights at Tarboro High School Tuesday, one where a weapon was found, and another where a student was injured.

The sheriff’s office termed both situations, “altercations.” It did not say what the weapon was that was found following the first fight.

Shortly after, they say a separate altercation occurred where a student was pushed into a wooden bookcase and injured.

The sheriff’s office says a weapon was not used in either situation and the juvenile who had the weapon was detained and a petition was completed.