District: Ashley Ridge High School placed on lockdown after student runs away from school
DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Officials with Dorchester School District 2 say Ashley Ridge High School was placed on lockdown when a student ran away after he was told that his belonging were going to be searched.
According to district officials, the student ran from campus into a nearby neighborhood.
“School administrators placed the school on a precautionary lockdown as the situation was investigated with the assistance of law enforcement,” DD2 officials said.
The district says the student was located in a neighborhood and the lockdown was lifted.
“There was no threat to the safety of students or staff,” DD2 officials said. “This afternoon normal dismissal procedures were followed.”
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