Sgt. Phil Russell says the alleged shooter was picked up about three hours after a Fern Creek Traditional High School student was wounded Tuesday afternoon. The shooting prompted a lockdown and later the evacuation of the 1,400-student school.
Russell did not immediately release any information about the person arrested or what motivated the incident.
Russell says the wounded student had non-life threatening injuries and was reunited with parents at University Hospital. He didn’t say if the injured student and shooter knew each other or if the shooter was a student at Fern Creek.