Source: Three people shot on campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — At least three people were shot Tuesday and one person was in custody after an incident on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, according to a city official.
Law enforcement officers were sweeping the affected buildings, the university tweeted.
“Follow officer commands,” the school said.
Video posted to Twitter by Jordan Pearce, a student, showed people fleeing a campus library as police sprinted toward the building.
An image posted by Pearce shows a door where the glass is all over the floor inside a building.
The university, which has 30,000 students, tweeted: “Campus lockdown continues. Remain in a safe location. Monitor email and UNCC homepage.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are assisting university police in the case.