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Police officer wounded in shooting at SC school

Sep 21, 2010 4:21:00 PM - thestate.com
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) – An Horry County student has been arrested after police say he shot at and wounded a school resource officer.

Horry County Police spokesman Sgt. Robert Kegler told multiple media outlets that the student walked into the deputy's school office Tuesday and fired at him.

Kegler and schools spokeswoman Teal Britton say the officer had a superficial wound.

Students were evacuated to a the football field behind the school as officers did a protective sweep of the buildings. State Highway 707 in front of the school also was closed.

The name and age of the student have not been released.