It was in the area of a parking lot," said Denmark Technical College President Dr. Joann Boyd-Scotland.
The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division told News 12 that after an argument between two groups of people, a female student was shot in the chest area.
Local police are actively searching for the shooter, and SLED
is now assisting in the investigation.
Meanwhile, Dr. Boyd-Scotland
says the college is focusing on security.
"We have a wonderful police force on this campus, and in addition to that, we have a security contract that serves our campus," she
I feel safe when I'm on campus," Boyd-Scotland
says the student shot this week is in a stable condition.
says, it was a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.
says one complication with security is that the road that runs through the campus is normally a public access road.