Gunman Near NCCU Shot, Killed By Police
DURHAM – A man with a gun near NCCU’s campus Monday night prompted a lockdown and ended with police shooting and killing the gunman.
According to WRAL, Durham police tracked a criminal suspect near the campus late Monday. Campus officials locked down the campus at about 10:15 p.m. as police suspected the person to be armed.
The man was found in a wooded area near Cecil and Lincoln streets just before midnight. That’s when he reportedly challenged police with a gun. At about 1:15 a.m. the lockdown was lifted after police shot and killed the man, according to NCCU Police Chief Tim Bellamy.
The gunman was not a student. His identity has not been released and it is unclear at this time why Durham Police were looking for him.Did you see something wrong in this story, or something missing? Let us know