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1 student injured in shooting at North Carolina high school

Law enforcement officials in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, responded Wednesday to a reported...
Law enforcement officials in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, responded Wednesday to a reported shooting at Mount Tabor High School.(WXII via CNN Newsource)
Published: Sep. 1, 2021 at 1:23 PM EDT
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WINSTON SALEM, N.C. (WIS/AP) - Police are on the scene of a reported shooting at a high school in Winston-Salem.

The Winston-Salem Police Department tweeted that a shooting occurred at Mount Tabor High School Wednesday and the department had secured the campus.

Officials say one student was injured in the shooting.

According to the Forsyth County Sheriff, the shooting occurred around 12:05 p.m. and a suspect is not in custody.

The department said it was “actively investigating what happened” but had no further details immediately.

Parents frantic for information parked their cars on the sidewalks several blocks from the high school as police directed traffic away from the campus.

Police have secured the campus and are actively investigating what happened, and will share more information once it’s available.

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