Briggs High School student Tajah Dash, 18, facing charges for carrying knife on campus

The Briggs High School principal called police after she learned a student was carrying a knife. (1/26/14)

NORWALK - Norwalk police say a student at Briggs High School is facing charges for carrying a knife on campus.

News 12 is told the school's principal called police Friday after she learned Tajah Dash, 18, had the weapon.

Investigators say Dash told officers that he carries the knife on him for self-defense.

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