Threats of a fight or riot at Wando HS not credible; extra law enforcement on hand Friday


MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) — Extra law enforcement will be on hand at Wando High School on Friday, December 16 following rumors of a fight or riot on campus.

In a message sent to parents, the administration said that its aware of a rumor circulating among students and on social media of a fight or riot on campus scheduled for Friday.

Following an investigation into the claims, officials say no information has been found to suggest the rumors are credible.

Extra law enforcement, enhanced supervision, and limited opportunities for student movement during the day will be in place tomorrow.

If your child ever has specific information about anything that could impact the safety of school, officials ask you to encourage them to report it immediately to a staff member or resource officer.

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