Conway, S.C. An 18-year-old woman was stabbed to death in a school parking lot as students were arriving for class Thursday, police said.
Students and school employees saw the attack shortly before 8 a.m. in a lot shared by Carolina Forest Middle School and Carolina Forest High School in Conway, Horry County police said in a news release.
The victim's name was not released, and authorities would not say whether she was a student at the high school.
Edwin Lee Cornelius, 24, of Aynor, was arrested after the stabbing and charges were pending, police said.
Both schools were locked down, though classes remained in session.