Lockdowns lifted at schools, after live ammo found at SC middle school

Crime & Safety

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – Precautionary lockdowns were implemented at two Dorchester District 2 schools Wednesday after live rounds of ammunition were found on school grounds.

Officials said two bullets were found somewhere on Gregg Middle School grounds, but information on the location – inside the building or outside – was not immediately available.

The call came in around 8:45 a.m., according to law enforcement.

Nearby Summerville High School was also placed on precautionary lockdown as a matter of safety.

Law enforcement went classroom to classroom at Gregg Middle School with administrators to search the school and ensure there was no threat.

We are told they did not have any sort of call-in threats, they simply found two bullets on the campus.

Officials said all students and staff are safe. The lockdown was lifted around 10:48 a.m., no other weapons were located.


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