GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) – A teen was shot and killed in Greensboro on Tuesday, according to a Greensboro Police Department news release.

At 6:55 p.m., officers responded to the 1000 block of Sullivan Street when they were told about a shooting. 

Officers found one person who had been shot. The victim, later identified as 18-year-old Deja Rae Reaves, was taken to a hospital by EMS for treatment.

She died at the hospital, and police began a homicide investigation.

Reaves was a student at NC A&T University. She was a first-year student in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, according to the university.

A second victim, a 20-year-old woman, who was shot has non-life-threatening injuries. She was treated at the hospital and released.

Police do not believe Reaves and the other victim were intended targets.

No suspect information is available.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000. Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to to submit a web tip. All tips to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous.