Midlands H.S. on lockdown as search for gunman continues

Deputies say the deadly shooting took place at 7am in close proximity to school

(Courtesy: RCSD/Twitter)

(Courtesy: RCSD/Twitter)

Richland Co, SC (WOLO) — The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is in the beginning stages of a investigating a shooting where a man was found shot to death in the 300 block of Dornoch Way 7am Wednesday.

As a precaution, RCSD says Westwood High School has been placed on lockdown as they search for a suspect. Authorities say they believe the suspected gunman may be on foot within close proximity to the school.

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