Virginia State University shooting: Lockdown lifted in US' college campus, at least one injured

Petersburg: Virginia State University was on lockdown after a shooting on campus. At least one person was injured in the incident, according to CBS News.

Reports say that the lockdown has now been lifted.

University police tweeted on Saturday night, "Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to follow."

A second tweet said police were still on the scene, the campus remains on lockdown and to continue to avoid the area.

The university’s website says the Petersburg, Virginia school was celebrating the final day of its homecoming.

With inputs from AP


Updated Date: Oct 15, 2017 11:43 AM