911 reports are false about shots fired at Delmae Heights Elementary School

December 4, 2018

FLORENCE, S.C. – Shots have not been fired Tuesday at Delmae Heights Elementary School, according to a Florence County Emergency Management spokesman.

“At 08:59 this morning Florence County 911 Central Dispatch received several reports of shots been fired at Delmae Heights Elementary School at 1211 South Cashua Drive in Florence, SC.,” Levi James, the public information officer/public education for Florence County Emergency Management, wrote in a news release.

“These reports have been verified to be FALSE. None of the children or staff members were in harm’s way, and no one was injured.”

There was no gunman on scene, James wrote.

“Local law enforcement officers have checked the school and area,” he wrote. “All is back to normal at the school.”

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