Police: Wando High School student charged after physical fight over boy
MT. PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) —
An argument over a boy prompted a physical fight at Wando High School Tuesday, and a 16-year-old was charged by Mt. Pleasant police with disorderly conduct, according to a police report.
The victim was a 14-year-old student, according to the police report.
The fight was recorded on Snapchat and viewed by many of the students.
The heavily redacted report, which does not identify the juveniles, states that the argument started around 8:15 a.m. in the school's rotunda after the 16-year-old student accused the 14-year-old of “hooking up” with her boyfriend and sending nude photos to him when she was out of town during Hurricane Florence.
According to the police report, the 16-year-old called the younger student a “wh*re” and “p*ssy” and poked the younger student in the side, which promoted the fight.
The father of one of the students told officers that the there had been problems with the two on social media and in text messages, which included name calling and threats of physical violence, according to the police report.
Both students denied the disagreement to school administrators, according to the police report.
The boy in question was interviewed by administrators, who denied receiving nude photos and said he and the younger student never dated, according to the police report.
The 16-year-old received a disorderly conduct charge by police.
Both students received school discipline, according to the police report.