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Another day, and unfortionatly another school shooting.
Two are dead after an alleged gunman shot two people in a dorm room at Central Michigan University earlier today (March 2). Reports say that the two dead are not students, and that a domestic situation may have been the cause of this attack.
The gunman is currently at large, and the campus is currently locked down as they look for a 5’9,19-year-old black male who was allegedly wearing yellow mustard jeans and a blue hoodie.
UPDATE 10:23 a.m.: The suspect is a 19-year-old black male who is approx. 5 foot 9 inches tall. He is wearing mustard yellow jeans and a blue hoodie. He may have taken off the blue hoodie. He is considered armed & dangerous. If you see the suspect, do not approach him. Call 911.
— City of Mt. Pleasant (@MtPleasantMI) March 2, 2018
CMU police confirm two individuals were fatally shot at Campbell Hall on campus this morning. The deceased are not students and police believe the situation started from a domestic situation. There are no additional injuries; suspect is still at large: https://t.co/AxvPn3N0s0
— Central Michigan U. (@CMUniversity) March 2, 2018
This comes in the middle of a big debate in this country about gun laws following the Florida school shooting two weeks ago which has resulted in Dick’s banning the sale of assault rifles and stores such as Walmart raising the age to 21.
We will update you with more information as it becomes available.