DURHAM, N.C. — A student was injured late Sunday night on the edge of North Carolina Central University’s campus following a shooting, WTVD reported.
Just after 11 p.m., NCCU tweeted that there was an active shooter on campus, but school officials said the situation ended less than an hour later.
NCCU University Police Emergency. Active shooter. If safe, seek shelter away from gunfire. Active shooter. Lock your door.
— N.C. Central University (@NCCU) October 26, 2015
Durham police were called to the scene to assist campus police near the school’s football stadium, off of Lawson Street, near Alston Avenue.
NCCU urged all students to seek shelter and lock their doors as long as it is safe to do so.
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