One shot, another in custody after North Carolina high school shooting

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MATTHEWS, NC (WNCN) –  One person was shot at a high school outside Charlotte on Monday morning, Matthews police said.

Police said on Facebook just before 8 a.m. that officers had responded to a shooting at Butler High School.

One student was shot and transported to the hospital. Their injuries are not known at this time, police said. Another student was taken into custody.

Police said the shooting appears “to be an isolated incident and the scene has now been secured.”

Police added that information on students being released to parents would be released shortly.

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