Dad of West Virginia boy arrested over NRA shirt says he’ll fight punishment

A West Virginia teenager who was arrested and suspended from…

A West Virginia teenager who was arrested and suspended from school after he refused to remove an NRA T-shirt is back in class.

Fourteen-year-old Jared Marcum of Logan returned to Logan Middle School on Monday after serving a one-day suspension.

His father, Allen Lardieri, told 13 News that the situation was exaggerated and said, “I don’t see how anybody would have an issue with a hunting rifle and NRA put on a T-shirt, especially when policy doesn’t forbid it.”

The school district’s dress code prohibits any profanity, violence, discriminatory messages, but the report noted that gun images are not on the list.

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  • Whistler

    $5 says some asshat in the school board will later use this incident to push for mandatory uniforms for the students.