Extra deputies patrolling Cane Bay H.S. after social media rumors

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A few extra Berkeley County sheriff's deputies are patrolling Cane Bay High School on Monday morning as a precaution.

Many parents of Cane Bay High School students expressed concern over recent rumors circulating social media sites about a possible shooting at the school. Authorities found there to be no truth to the rumors, but did decide to have extra deputies on hand to ease the fears of parents and students.

The rumors began circulating after an October altercation between two students. The rumors indicated that one of the students was going to bring a gun to school, but no truth was found to the rumor.

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