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Elevation Church employee arrested for possessing gun at school

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Garrett Daniel Wyrick (Concord Police Department) Garrett Daniel Wyrick (Concord Police Department)
CONCORD, NC (WBTV) -

A Mint Hill man who works for Elevation Church was arrested Sunday after police say he brought a gun onto school property.

Garrett Daniel Wyrick, 24, of Mint Hill, is charged with possession of a weapon on campus, according to the report from the Concord Police Department.

Officers found the gun in his backpack after he was detained at a church service on Sunday at JM Robinson High School.

Police were checking people coming into the school because of a death threat made against the pastor of the church by an unknown person.

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