Virginia State University shooting: Campus on lockdown; one injured
Virginia State University is on lockdown following a shooting on the campus at 8:25pm (local time). The incident reportedly took place during a hip-hop concert on the final day of VSU's homecoming. At least one person was injured and has life-threatening injuries; he is being treated at a local hospital. Police are on the scene and people have been asked to avoid the area.
Police said VSU remains on lockdown; the suspect is on the loose. They released a possible description of the suspect: a black male wearing white jersey with number "23" in blue. However, this information is still being verified. Police believe the shooting was an isolated incident; there could be no further threat to VSU. Several fights reportedly broke out at VSU following the shooting.