North Carolina County Adds AR-15s to Schools for Classroom Defense

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North Carolina’s Madison County School District has enactment an AR-15 successful a harmless successful each schoolhouse successful the region truthful the guns tin beryllium accessed for schoolroom defence successful lawsuit of attack.

The Citizen Times notes that Madison County schools volition besides person breaching tools and other magazines of ammunition for the rifles.

The county’s determination was framed arsenic a effect to the May 24 Uvalde, Texas, attack.

A memorial for victims of Tuesday’s wide shooting astatine Robb Elementary School is seen connected May 27, 2022, successful Uvalde, Texas. (Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)

USA Today reported that Madison County Sheriff Buddy Harwood pushed for the AR-15s pursuing the attack, pointing retired that helium did not privation evil radical to beryllium capable to participate the schoolhouse and spread up successful a schoolroom with officers powerless to act.

Harwood said, “Hopefully we’ll ne'er request it, but I privation my guys to beryllium arsenic prepared arsenic prepared tin be.”

“We were capable to enactment an AR-15 firearm and harmless successful each of our schools successful the county. We’ve besides got breaching tools to spell into those safes. We’ve got other magazines with ammo successful those safes,” Harwood explained.

“In the lawsuit we person idiosyncratic barricaded successful a door, we won’t person to hold connected the occurrence department. We’ll person those tools to beryllium capable to breach that doorway if needed. I bash not privation to person to tally backmost retired to the car to drawback an AR, due to the fact that that’s clip lost.”

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