1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Shooting at Winston Salem State University

UPDATE: Winston Salem State University officials say one person is dead and another was injured in an early morning shooting.

In a press release, the school says the shooting was reported just after 1 a.m. and the lockdown on campus was lifted just before 5 a.m.


Winston Salem State University was placed on lockdown Sunday morning after a reported shooting.

According to a tweet from the university, students were asked to stay inside a secure room until further notice.

The Winston-Salem Journal reports police responded to a house party that got out of hand.

According to the newspaper, two people were injured, one was hospitalized.

Stay with WSAV for the latest updates.

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