Georgetown County student charged with bringing weapon onto school property
Published: Mar. 23, 2023 at 10:22 AM EDT|Updated: Mar. 23, 2023 at 11:55 AM EDT
GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - A 15-year-old Georgetown County student is facing charges after deputies say he brought a weapon onto school grounds Thursday morning.
Deputies with Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office were called to Waccamaw High School to investigate the allegation.
According to the report, the 16-year-old student is accused of having an unloaded BB gun in a backpack on his bus.
He will be charged with bringing a weapon on school property and remanded into his parents’ custody.
GCSO said the school continued to operate under normal conditions and at no time were students or staff in danger.
Copyright 2023 WMBF. All rights reserved.