GREENSBORO, North Carolina (WTVD) — Authorities in Greensboro are investigating a fatal shooting after an unidentified man was shot on North Carolina A&T State University’s campus in Greensboro.
It happened late Thursday night after a woman visiting the campus reported a struggle with another unidentified man to campus police.
In a joint statement from university police and Greensboro police, authorities said the woman told campus security that she was approached by a man with a handgun and they struggled before the weapon discharged.
The woman was not shot, but received minor injuries. The suspect fled the scene.
Suspect is a Black male wearing all black unknown direction of travel. All students are requested to stay indoors. #NCAT
— North Carolina A&T (@ncatsuaggies) April 21, 2017
Campus police went to the area to search for the armed suspect, but found an unidentified man with life-threatening injuries in a vehicle near Pride Hall.
He was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead, according to the school.
The university said a preliminary investigation indicated the man was shot, but it was unclear if the fatal shooting was connected to the earlier struggle reported.