A Goose Creek High School student has been shot by a stray bullet while at school, WSPA reported November 13.
A student, whose name has not been released, was injured after being struck Tuesday afternoon by what Principal Jimmy Huskey says was a stray bullet. The principal notified parents by an automated call stating
“This is Principal Jimmy Huskey from Goose Creek High School. I would like to inform you of an incident this evening at Goose Creek High School. A student was injured by a stray bullet believed to have been fired from an off-campus location. The student has been treated and released from medical attention and is home with family. The school and district are cooperating with law enforcement in the investigation of this incident to help ensure the safety of our students. Goose Creek High School and its neighboring schools, Sedgefield Intermediate and Sedgefield Middle, will follow normal bell schedules on Wednesday. Please be assured that the safety of our students is our highest priority. Thank you for your support of our students and school community.”
The student was treated and released from the hospital.
Goose Creek High, which is located in Berkeley County, is expected to run on a normal schedule beginning Wednesday.