12-17-10/Friday----- Christian Helms (right) looks back at his parents Traci and Jamie Helms at family court Friday during a detention hearing for the 14-year-old Socastee High School student charged with attempted murder; possession, threatened or attempted use of  a weapon of mass destruction for act of terrorism; and possession of a destructive device. The teen's attorney, Russell Long asked for and was denied the boy's release from DJJ custody in Columbia where he has been since the Sept. 21 incident. Socastee High School resource officer Erik Karney was injured by shrapnel when a bullet hit the wall during a struggle with Helms. The youth will return to court on February 15, 2010 where it will be determined if he will stand trial as an adult.Photo By Randall Hillrhill@thesunnews.com
12-17-10/Friday----- Christian Helms (right) looks back at his parents Traci and Jamie Helms at family court Friday during a detention hearing for the 14-year-old Socastee High School student charged with attempted murder; possession, threatened or attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction for act of terrorism; and possession of a destructive device. The teen's attorney, Russell Long asked for and was denied the boy's release from DJJ custody in Columbia where he has been since the Sept. 21 incident. Socastee High School resource officer Erik Karney was injured by shrapnel when a bullet hit the wall during a struggle with Helms. The youth will return to court on February 15, 2010 where it will be determined if he will stand trial as an adult.Photo By Randall Hillrhill@thesunnews.com
12-17-10/Friday----- Christian Helms (right) looks back at his parents Traci and Jamie Helms at family court Friday during a detention hearing for the 14-year-old Socastee High School student charged with attempted murder; possession, threatened or attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction for act of terrorism; and possession of a destructive device. The teen's attorney, Russell Long asked for and was denied the boy's release from DJJ custody in Columbia where he has been since the Sept. 21 incident. Socastee High School resource officer Erik Karney was injured by shrapnel when a bullet hit the wall during a struggle with Helms. The youth will return to court on February 15, 2010 where it will be determined if he will stand trial as an adult.Photo By Randall Hillrhill@thesunnews.com

Hearing continued for Socastee teen charged with taking gun, bombs to school

February 11, 2011 11:52 AM