NC Central University lockdown lifted, suspect sought

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Crandall Ingram, 20DURHAM, N.C. — A lockdown at North Carolina Central University has been lifted after a reported “possible active shooter on campus” on Thursday afternoon.

The school sent out an alert around 2:40 p.m. that read:

“Active shooter. If safe, seek shelter away from gunfire. Active shooter. Seek shelter. Lock your door. Stay away from windows.”

At 3:10 p.m., an all clear announcement was made on campus and students were told to “resume regular activities.”

Credit: WTVD
Credit: WTVD

Police are now searching for Crandall Ingram, 20, a former NCCU student, in connection with the incident.

WRAL is reporting Ingram fired shots on campus.

A man was taken into custody around 3:15 p.m., however WTVD is reporting that man was the victim. He was not injured.

A student told WTVD he heard “several gunshots and a siren.” The student said a teacher then locked them inside a supply room.

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