Shooting at Ark. university leaves 1 dead, another wounded
School officials said the incident occurred in a campus parking lot
By Associated Press
MAGNOLIA, Ark. — A Southern Arkansas University student was killed another wounded in an early Tuesday shooting in a campus parking lot, the school said.
“The incident is under investigation, but we know one student was killed and another injured” in the shooting at the campus in Magnolia, about 110 miles (177 kilometers) southeast of Little Rock, according to a statement on the SAU website.
University police have secured the campus, the statement said. Additional details about the circumstances of the shooting weren't immediately available. No names have been released.
Classes and late registration at the campus will continue as scheduled, the school said.
#Southern_Arkansas_University confirms one student dead, second wounded in early Tuesday shooting. https://t.co/V1udUk65Pf @ademillo @saumag @SAUPD @ArkTimes @ArkBusiness @Magnolia_SD @ARStatePolice pic.twitter.com/WxnXmeOSEN— MagnoliaReporter (@Magnolia_Report) August 11, 2020