HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Police say one person is dead and another wounded after a shooting at a Texas Southern University student housing complex.
One person fatally shot, one wounded at 3545 Blodgett, an apartment complex near TSU campus. A possible suspect is detained. PIO en route.
— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) October 9, 2015
University spokesman Kendrick Callis said the shooting was reported around 11:30 a.m. Friday at University Courtyard Apartments on the edge of the Houston campus. Callis said the campus was placed on lockdown and classes were canceled for the rest of the day.
Classes are canceled for remainder of the day.
— Texas Southern (@TexasSouthern) October 9, 2015
Houston Police tweeted early Friday afternoon that a possible suspect had been detained.
Police and emergency vehicles were at the scene. Additional details weren’t immediately available.
The university has about 9,700 students.
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