• Nearby shooting prompts Lawtey Elementary School secured status, police say


    LAWTEY, Fla. - A shooting has been reported at 23346 NW CR 200A in Lawtey, Fla., according to the Baker County Sheriff's Office.

    Lawtey Elementary was temporarily on a secured status with extra deputies on campus due to how close the shooting was to the school. The school is being returned to normal activity at this time, BCSO says.

    A woman was transported to a Gainesville area hospital in serious condition, but is expected to survive.

    Subjects of interest are being questioned by detectives at this time, police say.

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