ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Two teens are accused of shooting into a home Thursday morning behind an Anderson County high school.
According to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, two suspects shot into a house along Jackson Street.
Deputies initiated a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle and found only the driver, 18-year-old Brandon Williams.
Williams told deputies he dropped off the other suspect, a 17-year-old male at Westside
High School just moments before the traffic stop.
Deputies responded to the school where they took the 17-year-old into custody, which caused a temporary lockdown.
During the investigation, deputies recovered a stolen gun in the vehicle.
Both have been charged with discharging a firearm into a dwelling and unlawful carrying of a pistol.
The sheriff’s office said this is an isolated incident and there is no threat to Westside High School.
Williams was taken to he Anderson County Detention Center while the 17-year-old was taken to the Department of Juvenile Justice in Columbia.