Virginia State University in on lockdown after a shooting on campus.
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 homecoming.
According to CBS affiliate WTVR 6, one person was shot and rushed to VCU Medical Center in serious condition.
The shooting occurred on the 1 block of Hayden Street at around 8.25pm at a hip-hop concert.
In the wake of the shooting, according to WTVR 6, several fights erupted at the concert.
VSU police said they are searching for a possible suspect they describe as a black male wearing a white jersey with blue number 23.