NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - A code-yellow lockdown for four Charleston County schools has been lifted after the sound of a blown transformer prompted a report of possible shots fired.
Charleston County dispatchers said they received a call of shots fired on the 5000 block of West Enterprise Street at 7:44 a.m.
A lockdown was put into effect just as a precaution at 7:45 a.m. for nearby Academic Magnet High School, Charleston County School of the Arts, North Charleston Creative Arts and Liberty Hill Academy.
The lockdown was lifted at 8:15 a.m., Charleston County Schools spokesman Andy Pruitt Said.
After investigating, officers said a transformer had blown in the area.