Parent arrested after claiming to bring knife to high school

Parent arrested after claiming to bring knife to high school

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Butler County sheriff’s deputies arrested a father at Edgewood High School Thursday after a caller claimed he was bringing a knife to the school.

School Resource Officers responded quickly and located the parent, Kelvin Asher Sr.

Police said no weapons were found and Asher was removed from school property.

School officials said everyone is safe.

“We are grateful for the quick response to this situation by our SROs and the Butler County Sheriff Office and the consistent support and protection they provide to our students and staff,” Edgewood City Schools posted.

Asher Sr. was arrested due to having outstanding warrants in Hamilton.

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