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1 dead, 1 hurt in Winston-Salem State University shooting

1 year 4 months 3 weeks ago November 01, 2015 Nov 1, 2015 Sunday, November 01 2015 November 01, 2015 11:35 AM in News
Source: APNewsNow
By: AP

WINSTON-SALEM - School officials say a shooting at Winston-Salem State University has left one student dead and another wounded.
    
The university says a suspected gunman is on the loose and visitors to the campus on Sunday are urged to stay away.
    
University spokesman Aaron Singleton says the slaying victim was 19-year-old Anthony White Jr., a second-year student from Charlotte.
    
Singleton says a second student injured in the attack was released from the hospital early Sunday. His name and condition were being withheld.
    
The shooting was reported around 1:20 a.m. Sunday near a dormatories. The campus was locked down for about three hours.
    
Singleton says police are looking for a suspect, but he would provide no other information.
    
The historically black school was celebrating its homecoming weekend, when former students and staff return.

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