On Aug. 21, 2019, at approximately 4 p.m., officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to the area of Carolina Park Academy in reference to a suspicious person. The suspect was told by the complainant that the academy was private property.
The suspect, Michael Gorlitsky, responded by saying, "It's not like I'm gonna shoot a bunch of kids. I just might."
Officers arrested Michael Gorlitsky for Disturbing Schools and transported him to the Al Cannon Detention Center where he was lodged.
Gorlitsky had a bond hearing at 2 p.m. on Aug. 22. During the bond hearing, he was given a $500,000 bond and is required to be on an electronic monitoring system.
This information was provided by Mount Pleasant Police Department.