GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - Officials with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office say a cheerleader who was struck by a bullet at Goose Creek High School was at cheer practice when the incident happened.
The report states the student was taken to the hospital where an x-ray revealed a bullet lodged in her wrist. She was treated for the injury and released.
According to a recorded phone notification message from Goose Creek Principal Jimmy Huskey, the school is cooperating with law enforcement in the investigation.
No word yet on any suspects.
Huskey left the message for parents of Goose Creek High, Sedgefield Intermediate, and Sedgefield Middle School students.
Huskey says the schools will follow a normal bell schedule Wednesday, and that safety remains the highest priority of the school district.
If you have any information on this incident, call Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.