Police searching for suspect after 1 student, 2 others injured in weekend shooting on ASU campus

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October 02 2021 06:00 pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — UPDATE (8/20): The Alabama State University Department of Public Safety is still searching for one of the two suspects accused of injuring one ASU student and two others in a shooting last weekend.

17-year-old Willie Smith Jr. (left) turned himself in Wednesday. 19-year-old Rodrick Lawhorn Jr. (right) has yet to turn himself over to authorities.

Both suspects face possible charges of reckless endangerment.

No other information has been released at this time. Stay with CBS 42 as this is an ongoing investigation.

ORIGINAL (8/17): Authorities in Alabama say three people were injured in a shooting on a Montgomery college campus over the weekend.

Alabama State University’s public safety director said one of the victims was a student. The official added that all of the injuries were minor and that Montgomery police also responded to the scene and placed the campus on lockdown.

Authorities are still investigating. No arrests have been reported. News outlets said the university didn’t provide a time or specific location of the shooting.


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