YORK, SC – At approximately 7:30am on August 26, 2013 a York County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer’s weapon accidentally discharged outside of York Comprehensive High School.  The weapon discharged into a sidewalk. There were only three other people in the vicinity when the incident occurred.  No one was injured.


The deputy involved has been removed from the school and placed on administrative leave pending an investigation. At this time another school resource officer has been assigned to York Comprehensive High School.


The incident is currently under investigation, further information will be released once the investigation is complete.