Shots fired on campus of Tennessee State University

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Police are investigating after shots were fired inside a dorm room at Tennessee State University, according to WKRN.

Boyd Hall was placed on lockdown around 2 p.m. after witnesses said shots were fired in a room on the seventh floor.

Witnesses also said something was dropped from the dorm window and caught by a person waiting outside. It is unclear what was dropped.

Police stopped the suspect’s vehicle, which was occupied by three people, including the person who caught what was dropped from the window.

One person was taken into custody after marijuana was discovered in the vehicle.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the shooting.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


get the app

My FOX8 News App

Follow FOX8 on Twitter