Posts Tagged ‘Death’

This is the current story at this time. Other stories here, here, here (has video).

Associated Press
Originally published 01:59 p.m., October 16, 2009
Updated 01:59 p.m., October 16, 2009

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC — A student died Friday after stabbing a police officer at a South Carolina high school just as school was starting, authorities said.

Several media outlets said the officer shot the student. Police and school officials declined to comment on whether shots were fired.

The 16-year-old boy asked to speak with the officer at Carolina Forest High School in Conway, then pulled a knife after the two went into an office, Horry County schools spokeswoman Teal Britton said. (more…)


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Stories of school violence  from the newswire…

Coral Cables High School student stabbed to death by another student…

Two students were arguing between first and second periods, and one produced a weapon and killed the other, police at the scene told reporters.

St. Louis student beaten on the school bus while other students cheered…

Police released a video of the beating, which shows the victim being punched repeatedly while other students on the bus gather to watch, some cheering.

Grand Rapids student found at school with a shotgun

Grand Rapids police have arrested a 10th-grader found at his high school with a sawed-off shotgun hidden in his pants leg.

A day earlier, police went to Creston after another student fired a shot in the school parking lot during a confrontation with alleged gang members.

Stay safe out there!

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According to an article in the Lakeland Ledger, Sgt. Ronnie Brown passed away due to surgery complications resulting from injuries received on the job in an altercation with an inmate. He was a Detention Sgt. with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.

He leaves behind a wife and 16 year old daughter. Keep them in your prayers.

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