The sound of gunshots which prompted reports of an active shooter at a North Carolina high school may have been caused by a malfunctioning water heater.
The Pender County Sheriff's Office is expected to hold a press conference sometime Friday morning. "All of our units are trying to take this person into custody", the dispatcher said. "Pender County Schools is taking all precautions to ensure the safety of students and staff".
However Commissioner George Brown told WECT there is a malfunctioning piece of equipment at the school that sounds like gunfire when it makes a noise.
All schools in eastern Pender County were placed on lockdown.
James Rowell said deputies responded to reports of shots being fired at the school around 6:30 Friday morning.
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It shares a campus with a middle school and an elementary school.
The school district said that parents who planned to drive their children to school should not do so.
WECT TV reported that a local commission said no active shooter has been identified. According to its website, school begins at 8:30 a.m.
The school is located near the coast in Hampstead, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of Wilmington. It has around 1,300 students enrolled.
The driver, Andrut Duma, 29, will remain in custody until he appears before Lewes Crown Court for a hearing on 26 November. A group of 15 children and six adults have been found in a refrigerated lorry in Newhaven, Sussex.
The highway patrolman cleared the perimeter and pulled Helus out, and waited as a SWAT team and scores more officers arrived. Bar patron Cole Knapp, 19, told Reuters he saw the gunman walk in and stop at the counter as if to pay a cover charge.
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