Denmark, SC (WLTX) - A female student at Denmark Technical college was shot Wednesday night according to Dr. Joann Boyd-Scotland, president of the college.
The shooting occurred at about 9:50 pm in the campus parking lot.
The gunman was a visitor to the campus and not enrolled in classes a the school according to Boyd-Scotland.
"Understand that she walked out of the dorm and some idiots were flashing guns, " said Bamberg Sheriff Ed Darnell.
The woman was shot in the abdomen. She was taken to Palmetto Health Richland for treatment.
Darnell also said that SLED, the Denmark police force, and the Bamberg Sheriff's office were working with the Denmark Technical college police on this incident.
The school, which is the only technical school in the state that has students live in dorms, has closed the back entrance of the school.