1 Person Injured in Shooting at HBCU North Carolina Central University; Shooter At Large

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North Carolina Central University in Durham was placed on lockdown late on Sunday night after gunfire erupted on campus, injuring one person, police say.

The incident happened at about 10:53 p.m. when a shooting occurred on the NCCU campus, prompting the university to issue an emergency message at 11:14 p.m., warning students of an active shooter and urging them to seek shelter.

Durham police confirmed one victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and said the shooter was at large.

The shooting appeared to be an isolated incident with no threat to the campus as a whole.

At 11:50 p.m., the lockdown was lifted.

Other details about the incident were not immediately available.

SOURCE: BNO News