ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) - A shooting at Elizabeth City State University Saturday night put the campus on lockdown.
According to the school's website alert system, the university remained on lockdown until 10:48 p.m.
An earlier post on the same website warned students to return and stay inside their dorms.
is on lockdown," according to the earlier post. "One person has been
shot and transported to a medical facility. All students in residence
halls should remain there. Other students should return to their
residence halls. This message comes to you from University Police and
the Office of University Relations and Marketing."
Police Chief Sam Beamon provided no details on the shooting, referring
all questions to the university spokesperson. Calls and messages left
with the spokesperson have remained unanswered.