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Shots fired at Gardner-Webb University campus prompted lockdown

Posted September 27

— Police were responding to a call of shots fired at the Gardner-Webb University campus Wednesday night.

Eyewitnesses tell NBC Charlotte there was a large police presence on campus and students were told to shelter in place. According to Gardner-Webb University, the campus is now secured.

No one was injured, officials say. NBC Charlotte's crew on the scene reports multiple suspects are in custody.


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