NC high school student shot; suspect captured


    WINSTON-SALEM, NC (AP) — Police say a student at a Winston-Salem high school was shot and wounded, and that another student is in custody.

    A statement from police said officers responded to a report of a shooting at around 2:30 p.m. Friday at Carver High School, which is on the city’s northeast side. Winston-Salem Police Chief Barry Rountree told a news conference that the school was conducting a fire drill at the time.

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    The report came more than an hour before classes would have been dismissed.

    Police said the victim was taken to N.C. Baptist Hospital with what they described as non-life threatening injuries.

    Neither the suspect nor the victim has been identified.

    The high school, which has an enrollment of approximately 700 students, postponed its home football game.

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