US 2 fatally shot at Central Michigan University dorm; suspected gunman still at large, police say

19:11  02 march  2018
19:11  02 march  2018 Source:   chicagotribune.com

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The suspect in the fatal shooting of two people at Central Michigan University is now in custody, the school said early University police said the couple were shot at Campbell Hall, a dormitory . The campus went on lockdown as local and state officials began the search for the alleged gunman .

A gunman fatally shot two people at a Central Michigan University residence hall on Friday morning, sending police officers swarming to the campus and setting off a search for the suspect that ended early Saturday with an arrest.

a group of people riding on the back of a truck © Lisa Yanick Litwiller / The Morning Sun Two people were fatally shot at a residence hall at Central Michigan University on Friday, and investigators were searching for a 19-year-old suspect considered armed and dangerous, according to the school.

Neither victim was a student at the university, and police believe the shooting "started from a domestic situation," the university said.

The school, which has about 23,000 students, was urging students to take shelter. It also said no other deaths or injuries have been reported.

The school posted an alert around 9:30 a.m. on its Facebook page about shots being fired at Campbell Hall on its campus in Mount Pleasant, which is about 70 miles north of Lansing.

An automated phone message from the school also was sent to students. The shooting occurred on the last day of classes before spring break. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says its agents are on their way to the campus.

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